Alantra acts as Fairness Opinion provider to Actelion’s Board on Johnson & Johnson’s US$30bn public tender offer

By | February 16th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Zurich, February 2017. On 26 January 2017 Actelion announced that Johnson & Johnson has offered to acquire 100% of the outstanding share capital of Actelion at a price of US$280 per ordinary share. The intended offer values Actelion’s total outstanding share capital at around US$30 billion. As part of the transaction, immediately prior to the completion of the [...]

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Alantra advises on the sale of Seabrook International to ARCH Global Precision

By | February 15th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

BOSTON, February 15, 2017 –ALANTRA, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to announce that it advised Seabrook International in the sale of its business to ARCH Global Precision, a portfolio company of Strength Capital.  The transaction was done for the benefit of Seabrook’s primary investors, whose investment is managed by Prudential [...]

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Alantra advises the shareholders of Bulldog Gin in the sale of the brand to Gruppo Campari for approx. US$70mn

By | February 6th, 2017|Case studies, Press Releases|

After inking a worldwide distribution deal in 2013, Campari and Bulldog Gin renegotiated the terms of their collaboration in order for Gruppo Campari to accelerate the purchase of the brand Founded in 2007 by entrepreneur and former investment banker Anshuman Vohra, Bulldog Gin is the world’s 4th largest premium gin and one of the fastest [...]

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Alantra advises Trilantic on the acquisition of Spanish leisure, hospitality and entertainment group Pachá

By | February 3rd, 2017|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Madrid, 3 February 2017 – Alantra advised Trilantic Europe, a private equity firm focused on mid-market transactions in Europe, on the acquisition of Pachá Group (“Pachá”), a Spanish leisure, hospitality and entertainment group from the Urgell family. Trilantic Europe, together with a group of co-investors that includes MCH Private Equity and GPF Capital as well [...]

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Alantra advises MAHLE Group on the sale of MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH, the Group’s European forging activities, to Austrian Frauenthal Group

By | January 31st, 2017|Case studies, Press Releases|

Alantra has advised MAHLE Group, a leading German automotive supplier, on the sale of MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH, a leading producer of forged components to the automotive sector. Alantra’s Frankfurt team provided exclusive M&A advice to MAHLE Group. With the previously announced sale of MAHLE’s industrial filtration business, the sale of MAHLE Motorkomponenten GmbH marks the [...]

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Alantra advises Hellenic Bank in the creation of the first servicer in Cyprus, with €2.4bn of AuM

By | January 18th, 2017|Case studies, Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Athens, 19 January 2017 – Alantra advised one of the systemic banks in Cyprus, the Hellenic Bank, in the creation of the first servicer in the country with a scope of assets under management of €2.4bn. The platform will be a joint venture between the Bank, which will hold a 49% stake, and APS, with [...]

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Alantra hires Kevin Hawkins as Vice President

By | January 10th, 2017|Press Releases, Talent|

BOSTON, January 10, 2017 – Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to welcome Kevin O. Hawkins as a Vice President in the Boston office. Mr. Hawkins is joining the growing Technology sector team within Alantra. Prior to joining Alantra, Mr. Hawkins spent 8 years as a Vice President at Bowen [...]

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Alantra advises 3D Systems on the simplified tender offer followed by a squeeze out on Phenix Systems

By | January 4th, 2017|Press Releases, Recent transactions|

Paris, January 3rd, 2017 Alantra is pleased to announce that it advised 3D Systems, the leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of 3D printers on the simplified tender offer followed by a squeeze out on Phenix Systems, a French designer, manufacturer and distributor of metal and ceramics 3D printers. Having crossed the 95% threshold in terms of [...]

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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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