Mergers & Acquisitions

Overview

Our Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) team provides advisory services for domestic and cross-border transactions including acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, joint ventures, corporate restructuring, leverage buy-outs, recapitalisations, spin-offs, tender and exchanges offers, defence on unsolicited take-overs, both for public and private transactions.

The M&A team relies on our Industry experts as well as strong local Corporate Finance and M&A professionals in many countries.

Our global international reach combined with our strong local roots and leadership in some key countries, notably in Western and Southern Europe and Latin America gives us undisputable angles when supporting you in your strategic objectives in these regions.

Santander M&A network has strong local accesses and teams based in London, Madrid, Lisbon, Paris, Frankfurt, Milan, Warsaw, Sao Paulo, Mexico, Santiago, Bogota, Buenos Aires and Hong Kong.

Selected Credentials

2017

Disposal of to 



Confidential
Advisor to the Seller
2017
Disposal of  to 


Confidential
Advisor to the Seller
2016

Acquisition of operations and assets of 


US$623m
Advisor to the Buyer
2016

Acquisition of 36 hypermarkets in Spain from 


€205m
Advisor to the Buyer
2016

Acquisition of landfills
in Brazil from 


Confidential
Advisor to the Buyer
2016

Acquisition of a 12.5% stake in 



Confidential
Advisor to the Buyer
2016

Acquisition of 50% of wind assets in Portugal from 


Confidential
Advisor to the Buyer
2016
Dispoal of Transportation business to 



Confidential
Advisor to the Buyer
2015

Tender offer for 100% of the shares of 


€3,400m
Advisor to the Buyer
2014
Creation of  by contribution of operations of Cdiscount and Nova PontoCom

Confidential
Advisor to the Buyer
2014

Sale of assets in Ecuador to 


US$550m
Advisor to the Seller
2014
Acquisition of biomass  thermo energy assets from 



Confidential
Advisor to the Buyer