YOFC’s Acquisition of Poliron

Dias Carneiro Advogados represented YOFC, while FM/Derraik Advogados and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP represented Belden Inc. in the transaction.

Yangtze Optical Fibre and Cable Joint Stock Limited Company (YOFC) completed the acquisition of 100% of Belden Poliron Indústria de Cabos Especiais Ltda. (Poliron), a previous wholly owned subsidiary of Belden Inc. in Brazil. After the transaction, Poliron has become a wholly owned subsidiary of YOFC.

The major facilities of Poliron are in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Poliron is a prestigious local brand in Brazil and Latin America and has been in business in Brazil since 1940s. Poliron is highly recognized by customers in the region and its businesses and services cover special cables used in petrochemical and chemical industries, offshore oil facilities and other industrial & building automation systems, and their cabling solutions.

YOFC is a global leading company in the industry. It has profound experience in international markets, prudent financial status, and clear strategies.

Dias Carneiro Advogados advised YOFC with a team led by Artur Fernandes Andrezo (partner; picture), Paula Seabra Carvalho Reis (partner), Thiago Vallandro Flores (partner) and Kamila Ribeiro de Lima (associate).
The FM/Derraik Advogados team advising Belden Inc. included Júlio Alexandrino (partner) and Letícia Kyono (associate).

The Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer team advising Belden Inc. included Thomas Lair (associate) and Tomas Rua (associate).

Involved fees earner: Júlio Alexandrino – Derraik & Menezes; Letícia Kyono – Derraik & Menezes; Artur Fernandes Andrezo – Dias Carneiro Advogados; Kamila Ribeiro de Lima – Dias Carneiro Advogados; Paula Seabra Carvalho Reis – Dias Carneiro Advogados; Thiago Vallandro Flores – Dias Carneiro Advogados; Thomas Lair – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP; Tomas Rua – Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP;

Law Firms: Derraik & Menezes; Dias Carneiro Advogados; Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP;

Clients: Belden Inc.; Yangtze Optical Fibre and Cable Joint Stock Limited Company;