Signium is the second oldest Executive Search firm and a leader in providing services of Executive Search, Leadership Advisory, Corporate Operations, and Market Intelligence.

Signium has a global network of 43 offices strategically distributed in 30 countries.

In Iberia, Signium has three offices in Madrid, Barcelona and Lisbon, with a team of more than 20 professionals, led by Ignacio Bao.
Signium is also one of the founders of the AESC (Association of Executive Search Consultants), the only global association in the sector, which helped to develop the Professional and Ethical Codes, still in force today.

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Paseo de la Castellana 30 – 2º
Madrid , Madrid 28046, ES
P: +34 91 781 52 10
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Gran de Gracia 16, 1º
Barcelona, Barcelona 08012 , ES
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Rua do Instituto Industrial 16
Lisboa, Lisboa 1200-225, PT
P: 351 21 393 51 07
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Ignacio Bao – Emeritus Chairman | Managing Partner Spain & Portugal

Alfonso Rebuelta – Senior Partner

Pedro Herráiz – Partner & Global Head of Financial Services

Javier Guerra – Partner

Alberto Chico – Partner

Felipa Xara-Brasil – Partner

Joana Proença de Carvalho – Partner

Fernando Castillo – Associate Principal

Cintia Bermudez – Senior Associate

Beatriz Pérez – Senior Associate

Sónia Silva – Senior Associate

Beatriz Bluhm – Senior Associate

Gabriela Caso de los Cobos – Associate

Paula Sebastián – Associate

María Millás – Associate

Francisco Flores – Associate

Ana Martin – Financial Director

Raquel Martinez – Financial Accounts Manager

Ismael Bonilla – Knowledge Manager

Celia Pont – Marketing Assistant

Virginia Bautista – Marketing Assistant

Ekaterina Flyagina – Executive Assistant

Rocío López – Executive Assistant

The most important factor when evaluating a Buyout or a Venture Capital Opportunity is the quality of the management team. However, less time is spent on analyzing this factor than on analyzing other aspects of the deal. Signium International specializes in Management Services in the Private Equity sector, with an impressive track record in the search for qualified professionals and management consulting for the sector. It is one of only two Retained Executive Search and Talent Management firms admitted as a member of ASCRI (Asociación Española de Entidades de Capital Riesgo).

Our services for Private Equity companies include:

Prior to the investment:
• Identifying investment opportunities:
- non-opportunistic
- opportunistic
• Verifying investment opportunities through industry sector experts
• Pre Management audit
During the investment:
• Management audit
• Management Selection
• Board Member Selection
For the fund:
• Creating an Advisory Board
• Management Selection