Since 1990, devoted to M&A advisory in Spain. More than 75 transactions, with a value of over €6 billion, successfully advised by the current team within the last 10 years
V4 Financial Partners provides services in Spain, LatAm and through its partnership with GCA, in USA, Asia and Europe
Rafael joined V4 Financial Partners (formerly Altium Capital) in 1997, having been a founding partner of the Corporate Finance practice of EY Spain. Rafael was previously the head of Corporate Development at Valenciana de Cementos. Over the course of his professional career, Rafael has been involved in various types of corporate transactions: joint-ventures, acquisitions, sales, mergers, funding operations, etc. He has a thorough knowledge of banking, insurance, transportation, food, health, amongst many other sectors. Rafael holds a degree in Economics and Industrial Engineering from Valencia University.
In this profession it is vital to put yourself in your client’s shoes. Besides technical know-how, experience and personality are the key
Ignacio joined V4 Financial Partners (formerly Altium Capital) in 2003. In this time he has worked on many transactions (divestments, MBOs, buildups) across differing sectors (health, industrial, renewables). Before joining Altium, Ignacio worked for more than 12 years at Alpha Corporate (the mergers and acquisitions division of Deloitte Spain, formerly Arthur Andersen) in the in construction, technology and Internet, IT services and private equity. Ignacio holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration, an MBA from Houston University, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
We accompany our clients throughout the entire process, offering complete technical reliability and a creative, specialist, financial focus
Manuel joined V4 Financial Partners (formerly Altium Capital) in 2005 as a partner at the Madrid office, having spent 13 years as a financial consultant at Alpha Corporate (the mergers and acquisitions division of Deloitte Spain, formerly Arthur Andersen). He has been involved in numerous takeover, merger and LBO operations in a range of different sectors, including media & leisure, food & drink, professional services, and the infrastructure sector. Manuel graduated with Honours in Business Science at the European Business Management Centre (Spain) and Humberside University (UK).
Our years of experience in M&A allow us to act with swiftness, determination, flexibility and creativity, making it easier for us to adapt to and personalize each process
Fernando joined V4 Financial Partners (formerly Altium Capital) in 2003. He has over 15 years' experience in mergers and acquisitions, and has acted as a financial advisor in transactions involving healthcare, Internet/e-commerce, technology, retail, consumer goods & services, and FIG sectors. Fernando specializes in private equity, venture capital and cross-border transactions. Before working at Altium Capital, Fernando spent more than 8 years as financial and strategic consultant at HP, Accenture and Alpha Corporate (the mergers and acquisitions division of Deloitte Spain, formerly Arthur Andersen). He holds a joint degree in Law and Business Administration from Pontificia de Comillas University (ICADE E-3) and completed the Senior Business Management Programme at IESE.
We see ourselves as the temporary partners of our clients. As advisors, our primary asset is time, so we need to believe in the transaction as much as our clients
Jorge joined V4 Financial Partners in 2021 as Head of Debt Advisory. He worked for BBVA during 28 years in the investment banking division where he was Global Head of Restructurings and Head of Structured Finance Americas, position that he ran from Mexico City and New York. Jorge holds a mining engineer degree from Universidad de Oviedo and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Juan Alberto joined V4 Financial Partners after working for Ernst & Young in the Audit department. Juan Alberto holds a degree in Law and Business Administration (ICADE E-3) from the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas.
Sara joined V4 Financial Partners after working for PwC in the Deals division (Transaction Services and Origination for M&A). Previously she worked in the Audit department also for PwC. Sara holds a degree in Business Administration from the University Carlos III Madrid and a Master in Audit and Accountancy from Centro Universitario de Estudios Financieros (CUNEF).
Fernando joined V4 Financial Partners after working for CaixaBank in the Corporate Finance department. Fernando holds a degree in Law and Business Administration from Francisco de Vitoria University and a Master in International Management from IE Business School.
Luis joined V4 Financial Partners after working for Akerton Partners in the M&A department. Previously he worked for Management Solutions in the financial advisory division. Luis holds a degree in Business Administration from Centro Universitario de Estudios Financieros (CUNEF).
Álvaro joined V4 Financial Partners after working for Management Solutions in the Financial Advisory division. He previously worked at Deutsche Bank. Álvaro holds a degree in Law and Business Administration from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. He has completed a Master's degree in Consultancy at ICADE and the specialisation programme in M&A and Private Equity at Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles (IEB). He has also passed the first level of the CFA Programme
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V4 Financial Partners has advised the founding partners of the Spanish company Korott in the identification, design, negotiation and formalization of its merger with the German-based group Euro Vital Pharma Holding (EVPH), thereby becoming part of this European group specialized in the development, production and commercialization of health and wellness products, particularly nutritional supplements, parapharmacy and dietetics products.
V4 Financial Partners has advised Amara and its shareholders in the exploration, design, negotiation and formalization of a transaction with the funds managed by ProA Capital (ProA), which will allow the company to strengthen its capabilities and financial resources in order to achieve its objectives in the short, medium and long term.
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