JULY 13, 2021

WeWork and Softbank Latin America Fund set strategic alliance for Latin America.



Buenos Aires, June 13th, 2021. On May 24th, 2021, WeWork, a leading real estate company dedicated to flexible workspaces rental, and SoftBank Latin America Fund, signed a joint venture agreement for operations in Latin America. Beccar Varela advised SoftBank on all legal matters regarding corporate law, real estate, and tax involved in implementing this strategic alliance in Argentina.

Founded in 2010, WeWork offers flexible and customized workspaces. It opened its first location in New York City, quickly becoming a global provider of technology-driven flexible solutions. Launched in 2019, the SoftBank Latin America Fund is the largest technology fund focused exclusively on the fast-growing Latin American market. It partners with a variety of companies and entrepreneurs to accelerate tech-focused innovation.

Counsel to SoftBank Latin America Fund

In Argentina
Beccar Varela: team led by partner Tomás Allende, also comprised of associates Juan Luchia-Puig and Marina Heinrich.

In the USA | General coordinator in the different jurisdictions
Morrison & Foerster: team led by partners Randy Bullard, Alexandra Aguirre, and Juan Delgado, assisted by associates Axel Miranda and Ludovica Gardani.