Alantra in the news

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.

Finance Magazin reviews 5-yr history of Alantra Germany

31 May

The German Finance magazine analyzes the rapid growth of Alantra Germany, especially as trusted advisors of PE Firms. Wolfram Schmerl and Robert von Finckenstein comment on the plans to expand its debt advisory capacities. Click here to read the full article (in German).

Chemicals: M&A at the top or upcycle forever?

4 May

Chemical week outlines the opinion of several bankers and industry experts on the chemicals M&A market. Paul Colone, Managing Partner at Alantra US, comments on the peak in the sector and which factors are influencing the situation. Click here to read the full story.

Food Dive analyzes the transformation of food & beverage M&A

27 April

Food Dive reports on recent trends in the food and beverage sector. Jeff Robards, Managing Director at Alantra US, comments on the trend of large consumer food companies paying high multiples for small, high growth companies operating in hot categories. Click here to read the full article.

Börsen-Zeitung reflects on Alantra’s growth after 5 years in Germany

23 April

The German financial newspaper interviews Alantra’s German Managing Partners to reflect on its growth after 5 years in the country. The article has a special focus on the expansion of Alantra’s geographical footprint and the strengthening of its teams. Click here to read the full article (in German).