DUBLIN, IRELAND, June 6th, 2024 – Rubicon Capital Advisors (“Rubicon”) is pleased to announce its role as the sole and exclusive M&A advisor to Obrascón Huarte Lain, S.A. (“OHLA”) in the sale of its 25% equity interest in Collectif Santé Montréal S.E.C. to John Laing Health Montreal Limited.

Collectif Santé Montréal S.E.C. is responsible for the design, construction, finance, operation and maintenance, under a long-term concession contract, of the 772-bed Centre hospitalier de I'Université de Montréal healthcare facility, which is one of the largest healthcare centres in North America.

Carmen Lopez, Managing Director and Partner at Rubicon stated, “We are very pleased to have worked with OHLA to successfully reach commercial close on this transaction showing that the infrastructure equity markets remain open for such high-quality assets. This is yet another successful transaction we have closed with OHLA and represents a further example of our deep knowledge and understanding of the North American social infrastructure market”.

This transaction builds upon Rubicon’s strong track record in the broad infrastructure sector. Rubicon continues to be the leading financial advisor in the sale or refinancing of similar operational infrastructure assets globally over the past ten years.

About the Client

OHLA has nearly ten decades of experience in the field of hospital construction, which has translated into more than 150 new hospitals, (equivalent to c.8.5 million m2) more than 60,000 beds, close to 100 health centers and more than 200 renovation and rehabilitation activities.

The firm’s activity initiated in Spain and has extended to multiple other countries such as the US, Chile, the Czech Republic, Portugal, Mexico, Argentina, Uruguay, the Antilles and Ireland.

About Rubicon Capital Advisors

Rubicon is one of the world’s leading investment banking firms focused solely on the sustainable infrastructure, energy transition, digital & utilities sectors. With offices across Europe, the Americas and Asia, the firm has a truly global reach. Since its inception in 2011, Rubicon has closed on the sale, acquisition or refinancing of over 150 essential infrastructure, energy transition, digital & utilities assets located across Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia with a combined enterprise value of more than $100 billion. The firm is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland and its U.S. affiliate is a member of FINRA and SIPC and registered as a broker-dealer with the SEC.

Learn more about the firm at: www.rubiconcapitaladvisors.com and by following Rubicon Capital Advisors on LinkedIn.