Alantra in the news

Alantra Private Debt completes long-term financing to Foodbox, a Nazca PE portfolio company

9 July

Madrid – Alantra Private Debt has completed a new transaction from its latest fund with a long-term financing to Foodbox, a Spanish restaurant franchising platform with well-known brands such as Taberna del Volapié, Papizza, Santagloria, L´Obrador and MásQMenos. This financing will help Foodbox to execute its growth plan by doubling its size. The company’s objective […]

Chuck DelGrande, MD of Technology, Media & Telecom at Alantra, talks about the acquisition of Gannett Co. on USA TODAY

2 April

Chuck DelGrande, MD of Technology, Media & Telecom at Alantra, talks about the acquisition of Gannett Co. on USA TODAY Click HERE for more information.

Jeff Robards on the acquisition of Keebler’s cookie & snack brands by Ferrero

2 April

Jeff Robards, head of Consumer Foods at Alantra, talks to Forbes and Food Dive about the pending acquisition of Keebler’s cookie & snack brands by Italian chocolate company, Ferrero. Click here to see the article.

Jeff Robards, Global Head of Consumer Food at Alantra, spoke to CNBC’s “Closing Bell”

25 February

Jeff Robards, Global Head of Consumer Food at Alantra, spoke to CNBC’s “Closing Bell” about the need for Kraft Heinz to concentrate on innovation, reconnect with the consumer, and participate in growth-oriented M&A. See a clip from the interview below:

ICIS: M&A streak is all set to continue

20 November

Dr. Bernd Schneider, head of Chemicals & Polymers at Alantra explains the good health of the chemical sector in the M&A market at the ICIS Chemical Business Magazine. Click here to read the full article.

Alantra advises Stratasys on the sale of Solidscape to Prodways

30 July

Boston- Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to announce that Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) has sold its subsidiary, Solidscape, Inc. (“Solidscape” or the “Company”), to Prodways Group S.A. (“Prodways”). The transaction closed on July 16th, 2018 and the financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. ALANTRA acted as the […]

Alantra advises Portobello Capital in the sale of Multiasistencia to Allianz for c. €300mn

25 July

Madrid- Alantra has acted as exclusive financial advisor to Portobello Capital, a leading independent Spanish mid-market Private Equity Fund with € 1.3 Bn AUM, in the sale of its portfolio company Multiasistencia to Allianz Partners, one of the world’s largest insurance and assistance companies. Multiasistencia is an international reference in BPO services and network management focused […]

BoF on the struggle of US premium fashion brands

10 July

American labels are struggling to adapt to shifting consumer tastes, failing department stores and the rise of direct-to-consumer. Justine Mannering, MD and Head of Luxury and Fashion, comments on the current dilemma of ready-to-wear premium brands. Click here to read the full article.

BoF: US makeup brand sells minority stake to boost global expansion

21 June

The Business of Fashion Magazine features an article about Anastasia Beverly Hills. The social media-savvy makeup brand plans to use its capital to fund global expansion and has recently sold a minority stake to PE firm TPG Capital. Justine Mannering, MD at Alantra US and Co-Head of Personal Care, reflects on the deal and how the […]

ICIS: global chemical M&A market is set for another flourishing year

12 June

With high demand for certain high-quality chemicals, buyers are taking a more aggressive approach to get deals done. Bernd Schneider, Head of Chemicals & Polymers, shares his view on why certain players are shying away from sectors with inflated valuations. Click here to read the full article.