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GBS Finance acted as financial advisor to KKR (www.kkr.com) in the acquisition of a majority stake in MasterD (www.grupomasterd.es )
Acon Investments L.L.C. has announced the acquisition by its subsidiary ACON Latin America Opportunities Fund IV, L.P. of a majority stake in Salesland, leading in direct selling and marketing. With 7,600 sales agents in Latin America and 3,300 in Iberia.
The Galician company Congalsa announces the acquisition of the Portuguese company Sulpasteis. In order to formalize the transaction the firm had the external support of GBS Finance
GBS Finance Wealth Management has expanded its team with the new addition of Javier Garcia Matias to the Barcelona office.
GBS Finance has expanded its Wealth Management team with the appointment of Ana Álvarez as head of Institutional Relations. Ana Álvarez will be responsible for the management and development of the company’s relations with banks and associates.
GBS Finance advised the Metrópolis Real Estate Fund in its capital increase of 77 million euros. The Barcelona-based fund aims to buy new office buildings with this new increase in capital.
Gerardo Lorenzo, director at GBS Finance Wealth Management, states that “at GBS we have no doubt that Galicia’s growth potential is extraordinary” in an interview published by El Correo Gallego. He analyzes the Galician economy and companies, and predicts that “there will be great business opportunities.”
GBS Finance strengthened its Wealth Management team by appointing two members to its Business Development area. Gerardo Lorenzo and Xavier Moreno will be responsible for the company as directors in Madrid and Barcelona, respectively.
Alberto Roldán from GBS Finance Wealth Management, analizes why it is a good option to incorporate gold, as a means to diversify, into your portfolio in an article for Invertia. He justifies this by stating, “we live in a very complicated and difficult time for the saver” in relation to low interest rates among other reasons.
The board of directors from the chocolate company, Natra approved as of yesterday the take over the bid put forth by the Italian group Investindustrial.