10th Annual SPANISH M&A AND PRIVATE EQUITY FORUM

COMING SOON, MADRID

    • 08:30

      Registration and Coffee

    • 09:00

      Chair's Opening

      Virginia Garcia Martinez
      Virginia Garcia Martinez
      London Bureau Chief , Mergermarket
    • 09:05

      Welcoming remarks

      Javier Villasante
      Javier Villasante
      Partner, Cuatrecasas
    • 09:15

      Keynote opening address

      • Prospects for the Spanish economy and macro-economic outlook
      • Upcoming challenges for Spain and the EU economies: Brexit, US elections
      Irene  Garrido Valenzuela
      Irene Garrido Valenzuela
      Secretaria de Estado de Economía y Apoyo a la Empresa
    • 09:45

      Panel: The evolution of M&A over the past 10 years and the future outlook for business in Spain

      • What has contributed to the success and challenges over 10 years of the M&A world
      • M&A future deal outlook
      • Are international players looking to investment in Spain’s market- will be see an increase and why?
      • What are the drivers of the deals in the M&A market?
      • Spain as a platform for international interest
      • IPOs in Spain: success case
      Federico Roig
      Federico Roig
      Partner, Cuatrecasas
      Alejandra Moore Mayorga
      Alejandra Moore Mayorga
      Managing Director and Founder, Grupo Albión
      Jaime Artola
      Jaime Artola
      Head of M&A - EMEA, BBVA
      Jose Carlos Vicente
      Jose Carlos Vicente
      Head of M&A , Repsol
      Jesus Marcos Caño
      Jesus Marcos Caño
      Deputy President & Director of Corporate Finances, Gonvarri Steel Industries/Gestamp Renewables
      Pedro López
      Pedro López
      Head of Iberia , Permira
      Josep María Echarri Torres
      Josep María Echarri Torres
      Vice Chairman of the board, MasMovil
    • 10:30

      Networking Coffee Break

    • 11:00

      International cross-border M&A: investment opportunities in EMEA and other jurisdictions

      • Examples of successful Spanish outbound M&A- what obstacles were encountered?
      • Which sectors are the best to invest into?
      • Assessing the M&A and investment opportunities in Latin America and outlook for market growth
      Victor Xercavins
      Victor Xercavins
      Partner, Cuatrecasas
      Miguel  Segura
      Miguel Segura
      Principal, Cinven
      Luis  Alvargonzalez
      Luis Alvargonzalez
      Head of Corporate Development (M&A) , Ferrovial Power Infrastructure
      Juan  Leach
      Juan Leach
      Founding Partner, Miura Private Equity
      Inaki Miguel
      Inaki Miguel
      Spanish Correspondent, Mergermarket
    • 11:45

      Panel: M&A in Energy

      • Deal flow – what will be the trends in 2017?
      • Role of players in the market: Utilities/ Infrastructure funds/ Private Equity funds
      • Renewables: new remuneration scheme as a boost of M&A activity
      • Oil & Gas: challenges and drivers for future investments
      • Utilities: how will the “tariff déficit” impact future deal flow?
      • Cross-border M&A opportunities: LATAM,US,EU
      Luis Pérez de Ayala
      Luis Pérez de Ayala
      Partner, Cuatrecasas
      Ricardo Arias
      Ricardo Arias
      Senior Vice President, Brookfield Asset Management
      Juan  Manuel Muñoz
      Juan Manuel Muñoz
      Director, Fortress
      Javier  Lamo
      Javier Lamo
      Head of Energy - M&A, BBVA
      Blanca Perea
      Blanca Perea
      Managing Director, FTI Consulting
      Pablo Valencia
      Pablo Valencia
      Investment Director, Vela Energy
    • 12:30

      Networking Coffee Break

    • 13:00

      Panel: Real Estate industry

      This panel will be held in English

      • Spain’s recovering real estate industry
      • SOCIMI – Forecasting the impact of Spain’s real estate market- what are its real merits
      • What is the current appetite for investment?
      • Financing real estate deals and alternatives available
      • Distressed opportunities – Until when?
      Fernando  Bernad
      Fernando Bernad
      Partner, Cuatrecasas
      Carmina  Ganyet
      Carmina Ganyet
      Corporate Managing Director , Inmobiliaria Colonial
      Juan Barba
      Juan Barba
      Partner and Managing Director - Real Estate , Meridia Capital
      Javier Arus
      Javier Arus
      Partner and head of the hotels , Azora Group
      Manuel Holgado
      Manuel Holgado
      Partner, Kronos Investment Group
      Ismael Clemente
      Ismael Clemente
      CEO, MERLIN Properties
      Rupert Cocke
      Rupert Cocke
      Spanish Bureau Chief, Mergermarket
    • 13:45

      Panel: Private equity trends

      This panel will be held in English

      • Are international players looking to investment in Spanish market- will be see an increase and why?
      • What are the drivers of the deals in the PEQ market? Fundraising activity and consolidated companies outlook
      • How competitive is the landscape and what are the best ways to win deals
      • LP perspective’s
      • Forecasting trends in private equity
      Ramón  Betolaza
      Ramón Betolaza
      Managing Partner, Blacktoro Capital
      Antonio  Sánchez-Valles
      Antonio Sánchez-Valles
      Managing Director- Financial Sponsors Coverage, BBVA
      Juan Luis  Ramírez Belaustegui
      Juan Luis Ramírez Belaustegui
      Partner, Portobello Capital
      Luca Bassi
      Luca Bassi
      Managing Director, Bain Capital
      Alejo  Vidal-Quadras
      Alejo Vidal-Quadras
      Director - Madrid Office, KKR
      Clemens  Kueppers
      Clemens Kueppers
      Executive Director, M&A - Transactional Risks, Willis Towers Watson
      Andreas Fluhrer
      Andreas Fluhrer
      Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting
    • 14:30

      Networking Lunch