Rafael Picasso is the head of Estudio Echecopar's Banking & Finance practice in Lima. He has participated in numerous company acquisitions and sale transactions including mergers and spin–off in Peru. Rafael has been recognized by Chambers & Partners for his work as one of the country's first generation of legal advisers focusing on bankruptcy. He also advises insurance and reinsurance companies and Pension Fund Administrators (AFPs) in their constitution and organization process.
Rafael has participated in takeovers and sales of Peruvian companies, including mergers and spin-offs. He has designed company restructuring strategies for both creditors and debtors, as well as advised on diverse types of company financing. Rafael's broad experience in capital markets includes advising on primary and secondary public tenders for short-term and long-term debt instruments, fixed and variable income shares and real estate securities, and related administrative sanctioning procedures.