•Ramón Galcerán. Managing Partner of Financial Advisory Services
•Fernando Beltrán. Financial Advisory Services and Valuations Partner
•Alfonso Ponde de León. M&A Partner
•Fernando Lacasa. Forensic Advisory Services Partner
•Alfonso Bravo. Forensic Advisory Services Partner
•Jorge Tarancón. Transactional Advisory Services Partner
•Carlos Asensio. Debt Advisory and Restructuring Services Partner
•Eduard Gellida. Financial Advisory Services Partner
•Jordi Bachs. Financial Advisory Services Director
•Javier González. Financial Advisory Services Director
Number of Financial Advisory Services Professionals
In Spain, Grant Thornton has a team of over 120 professionals working in the Financial Advisory Services area. Worldwide, the Grant Thornton team of financial advisory experts is 5,000 strong
Financial Advisory Services
Grant Thornton offers worldwide geographical coverage in all of its services, including:
•Transaction Services: Due Diligence for purchases and sales, financial and business analyses in investment and divestment processes. Vendor Assistance. Specialisation in Private Equity and Venture Capital.
•Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A): Buying and selling of businesses, mergers, takeovers, capital increases, searches for financial partners, strategic alliances, venture capital, BIMBOs, MBOs, MBIs, advisory services for management teams.
•Financing: Advisory services in seeking financing (bank, non-bank, senior, subordinated, etc.) and in negotiating the related terms and conditions.
•Restructuring: Operational and financial restructuring, drawing up viability plans, bankruptcy and insolvency processes, layoffs, debt financing and renegotiation, Independent Business Reviews (IBR) for third parties, independent expert reports.
•Project Finance: Financial advisory services in the financial restructuring of infrastructure and energy projects.
•Valuations: Valuation of companies and businesses, valuations of brands and intangible assets, determining exchange ratios, fairness opinions, Purchase Price Allocation (PPAs), measuring value generation for shareholders, measurements for financial reports (NIIF-IFRS and US GAAP), independent expert reports, valuations in tax or corporate restructuring processes
• Expert witness reports:
Expert statements, mediation and arbitration, disputes between partners, insurance disputes and claims, disputes about contractual damages, quantification of damages or loss of profit.
•Socio-economic investigations: Internal fraud, irregularities, asset stripping, misappropriation. Corporate Intelligence. Expert witness reports in bankruptcy procedures.
•Capital markets operations: flotations and selecting the right financial market at national and international level, including Spain’s alternative stock market (MAB), the Spanish continuous market, Alternative Investment Market (AIM), etc.
•Financial and strategic advisory: Drawing up business plans, viability analyses, strategic alliances, cost reduction plans, project risk analyses and options.
•Criminal liability of legal entities: Creating prevention and response models. Helping implement models and supporting compliance officers. Verifying implementation of criminal prevention models. Expert verification and review reports. Training in criminal liability.
Other Grant Thornton Services
•Audit: Financial auditing and related services.
•Tax Advisory: Tax planning, transfer pricing, advisory services on national and international operations, corporation taxes, international taxation, successions and transmissions, selling-buying processes, compliance, corporate groups, VAT, etc.
•Legal Advisory: International Arbitration, Alternative Dispute Resolution(ADR), Corporate Law, Business Law, Procedural Law and Arbitrations, Projects and project financing, Bankruptcy Law, etc.
•Employment Advisory: Contracting, Social Security, trials and litigation, dismissals and negotiations, labour risk prevention, etc.
•Corporate Governance: Diagnostic and advisory services in compliance and efficiency of Boards of Directors, directors’ liability, etc.
•Business and Innovation Consulting: Governance, Strategy and Innovation, Business Engineering, People & Change, Business Process Solutions, Cybersecurity, Technology, Anti-Fraud Services, Blockchain & Distributed Ledgers, etc.
•Management of Renewable Energy Assets