Rafael Boisset

Partner / Peru
  • Practice areas / Corporate / M&A
  • Languages / English, Spanish, Portuguese

PPU Partner expert in corporate matters as well as mergers and acquisitions of private and listed companies in various industries of economy, representing both sellers and buyers. He has advised significant clients by his active participation in the strategic planning of acquisitions and corporate restructuring, project finance, and banking and corporate financing through capital markets. He has experience representing investment banks as well as companies that raise funds from international capital markets.

He receives praise from clients, who argue that "he has a great capacity to anticipate problems and handle compliance issues. He is also an assertive leader in M&A transactions." Others go on to say: "He can see the bigger picture without losing sight of the details." Chambers and Partners - Corporate / M&A

Work experience

  • 2016 - a la actualidad Partner

    Philippi, Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero, DU & Uría

  • 2007 - 2007

  • 2010 - 2010 International Lawyer Latin America Practice

    Creel, García-Cuéllar, Aiza y Enríquez

  • 2009 - 2010 International Lawyer Latin America Practice

    Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, New York, Estados Unidos

  • 2007 - 2007 Corporate Law, Finance, Oil & gas

    Veirano Advogados, Rio de Janeiro




Featured Cases

  • Compañía de Cervecerías Unidas Peru 2017

    Advised Compañía de Cervecerías Unidas in the indirect acquisition of 49% of the Peruvian pisco producer Bodega San Isidro through various legal entities domiciled in the United States.

  • Equifax Peru 2017

    Advised, joint with the Santiago office, Equifax in the acquisition of a majority stake in, a company specializing in georefencing which has operations in Peru and Chile.

  • Pana Group Peru 2016

    Advised Grupo Pana -one of the largest, oldest and privately held- Toyota dealerships in Perú, in the acquisition of a 100% of the shares of competitor Toyota Tsucho Automóviles S.A.C. (TTA).

  • Pieriplast S.A.C. Peru 2016

    Advised Pieriplast S.A.C. in a cross-border transaction in which private equity fund Acon Investments –through a holding company and other SPV’s for the acquisition- acquired 100% of the shares of a plastic packaging manufacturer in Colombia –Intecplast- and Pieriplast – for US$ 70 MM, in order to create a leading regional company in that category.





  • 2009 Master Columbia University School of Law, New York LLM

  • 2004 Lawyer Universidad de Lima Law



  • Columbia Latin America Business Law Association - CLABLA,
  • International Bar Association – IBA,
  • Lima Bar Association

Academic activities

  • Academic Activities - to date

    Assistant Professor of Corporate Finance and Corporate Law

    Teacher's aide - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
  • Academic Activities - to date

    Merger and Aquisitions

    Teaching - Universidad de Lima

Seminars and Conferences