Mr Yves Hayaux-du-Tilly specialises in financing, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate law and is widely recognised as one of Mexico’s leading insurance and reinsurance experts.
Yves advises multinational clients and foreign investors in financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and other operations in Mexico and Latin America. He has a particularly strong background in the insurance and financial sector and regularly handles high-end transactions for leading insurance sector clients. He heads NHG’s pioneering London office, advising insurance companies, law firms and other leading international corporations and multinationals in their transactions and business involving Mexico and Latin America.
Yves’ insurance practice is diverse, handling a variety of matters in addition to transactional work, including mediation and litigation, product development, regulatory and corporate matters, corporate governance and compliance. Yves is a non-executive member of the board of various Mexican insurance companies; a member of both the presidential council of the International Association of Insurance Law (AIDA) and the insurance committee of the International Bar Association (IBA); and the current co-chair of the transnational services committee of the section of international law of the American Bar Association (ABA).
Mr Hayaux-du-Tilly is recognised by the leading legal publications for his extraordinary expertise. Chambers Latin America considers Yves a leading lawyer in its corporate/M&A, and banking and finance sections; he is also the only lawyer in Mexico ranked as a star individual in insurance. The guide states: “He stands out for his combined knowledge of the reinsurance business and his access to the London and Mexican markets.” In addition, clients appreciate “his great technical knowledge and analytical skills, and his experience in the area”.
IFLR1000 ranks Yves as a leading lawyer in banking, and mergers and acquisitions; Who’s Who Legal identifies him as a specialist in insurance and reinsurance, and transport.
Yves regularly advises the subsidiaries of international companies operating in Mexico and Latin America, such as Assurant, AXA, BUPA, Cardif, Dentegra, MetLife, Principal, Secured Legal Title and The Travelers Companies. He currently serves as non-executive and independent director of Dentegra Seguros Dentales, recently completed the liquidation of LandAmerica Title Insurance Company Mexico, and is the secretary non-member of the board of directors of Assurant Vida Mexico and Assurant Daños Mexico.
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