Auro Group, advised by Alantra, obtains a €50Mn long-term financing contract to develop its business plan in Spain

December 10, 2018

Madrid, December 10, 2018 – Auro Group, a start-up business on the transportation sector, has signed a senior and convertible financing agreement for an amount of €50 million. The contract will support the company in the execution of its strategic plan, offering flexibility in the repayment schedule of its debt. Auro Group owns around 2,700 VTC […]

Alantra to pay an interim dividend of €0.50 per share

December 5, 2018

Today, Alantra’s Board of Directors has approved the payment of an interim dividend of €0.50 per share to its shareholders. Payment date will be December 17, 2018 This dividend payment is in line with Alantra’s aim to offer an attractive shareholder’s remuneration and represents an increase of 6.4% compared to last year’s interim dividend of […]

ICIS: M&A streak is all set to continue

November 20, 2018

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.

Mark’ennovy Completes Growth Funding

October 26, 2018

Accelerating global development for the leader in custom fit extended range contact lenses  October 23rd, 2018 – Mark’ennovy Personalized Care, European-based provider of precision contact lenses, is pleased to announce the completion of a significant debt and equity funding package. Bond Capital Partners, a London based, independent investor and advisor to small and medium-sized businesses […]

Union Martin completes acquisition of a relevant stake in Moroccan Fine Fishing

October 5, 2018

Spanish Unión Martín, portfolio company of the Alantra Private Equity Fund III, completed the acquisition of a relevant stake in Moroccan Fine Fishing. With this transaction, Union Martin will add three freezer ships with a combined annual capacity of 3,000t to its existing fleet. If you want to read more about the transaction, please click […]

Alantra expands its global technology practice with the addition of Irfan Iqbal

September 19, 2018

San Francisco, 19 September 2018 – Alantra, the independent global mid-market investment banking and asset management firm, today announced the addition of Irfan Iqbal, who has over 15 years of technology investment banking experience and will head Alantra San Francisco as Managing Director & Partner. John Emery, who leads Alantra’s Technology practice, said: “I am […]

Alantra recruits Richard Zhu to strengthen its Chinese team

September 12, 2018

Shanghai, 12 September 2018 – Alantra, the independent global mid-market investment banking and asset management firm, has reinforced its Chinese team by adding Richard Zhu, a senior banker in Shanghai from Lincoln International. Richard Zhu, who brings with him over 15 years of experience in financial services and management consulting, will head Alantra’s Chinese M&A […]

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

June 21, 2018

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 […]