Alantra wins Cross-Border M&A Deal of the Year at 15th Annual M&A Advisor Awards

By | December 22nd, 2016|Corporate News, Press Releases|

Merger of C.W. Downer & Co. and N+1. to Form Alantra was named winner of “Cross Border Deal of the Year (Over $25mm - $50mm)” by the M&A Advisor Awards 15th Annual Awards Gala was held on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at the New York Athletic Club in New York City BOSTON, December 22, 2016 [...]

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Alantra announces executive promotions

By | December 20th, 2016|Press Releases, Talent|

Josh Garver and David Waldstein promoted to Director Chris DiPietro, Pablo Gonzalez-Arias and Jon Tetirick promoted to Vice President BOSTON, December 19, 2016 – Alantra, a global corporate finance and asset management group, is pleased to announce the promotions of the following Boston-based employees: Josh Garver and David Waldstein to Director, and Chris DiPietro, Pablo [...]

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Alantra advises Swiss construction company Implenia on the acquisition of German Bilfinger Hochbau

By | December 16th, 2016|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Zurich, 16 December 2016 – Alantra advised Implenia, the leading construction and construction services company in Switzerland, on the acquisition of Bilfinger Hochbau from German company Apleona (formerly Bilfinger Real Estate), an EQT portfolio company. The unit has a production output of around €450 million (around CHF 500 million) and over 1,000 employees. In a [...]

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Alantra advises Ynsect on a €14.2m fundraising

By | December 15th, 2016|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Ynsect is the global leader in the mass-scale breeding of insects for the animal feed markets With this fundraising, Future Positive Capital and Bpifrance Ecotechnologies join the existing investors Emertec, Demeter, New Protein Capital and Business angels Ynsect farms and transforms insects into a high-quality natural diet, that will be able to address the growing [...]

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Alantra advises Pexco on the sale of its Retail Business to FFR Merchandising

By | December 15th, 2016|Case studies, Press Releases, Recent transactions|

This closing marks the second transaction in the past month for Alantra’s Retail Display team and follows the October 2016 sale of La Fortezza, the Italian leader in Store Fixtures, to ITAB, the Swedish publicly quoted leader in the sector BOSTON, December 13, 2016 – Alantra has acted as the sole financial advisor to Pexco LLC, [...]

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Alantra advises private equity firm Nazca Capital on the sale of Biogran to Wessanen

By | December 12th, 2016|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Madrid / Amsterdam, 5 December 2016. Alantra acted as exclusive financial advisor to Spanish private equity firm Nazca Capital (“Nazca”) on the sale of its investee Biogran to Koninklijke Wessanen, N.V. (“Wessanen”) for €67 million on a cash and debt free basis. The transaction involved the Dutch and Spanish teams of Alantra. Biogran is leader [...]

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Alantra advises US private equity firm L Catterton on the acquisition of Italian Pinarello

By | December 9th, 2016|Case studies, Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Milan, 7 December 2016. Alantra has advised L Catterton, the largest consumer-focused private equity firm in the world, on the acquisition of Pinarello, a leading brand of premium road bicycles, accessories and apparel. Alantra’s Italian team provided integrated M&A and debt advice to L Catterton. Founded in 1949, Piranello is a leading premium road bikes, [...]

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