M&A Outlook: Portugal Breakfast Briefing

15 November 2018

Four Seasons Hotel Ritz
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Gain insight into M&A opportunities and how to ensure value when conducting Private Equity deals. This free seminar will consist of one major keynote and two panel discussions, both designed to give you practical tips and new ideas to take back to your firm later that day.

    • 08:30

      Registration and networking breakfast

    • 09:00

      Chair's opening remarks

    • 09:10

      Keynote Presentation

    • 09:45

      Panel: Iberian M&A Outlook: Sectors to Watch

      Two mega-deals in the first half of 2018 pushed the region’s deal value to €85.9bn – the highest value in five years, however, the number of deals fell. This panel will review the last 12 months of M&A deals and look towards 2019’s pipeline. Panellists will also examine hot sectors including TMT, Energy and Healthcare.

      Antonio Rus
      Antonio Rus
      Head of M&A, Saeta Yield
      Sérgio  Monteiro
      Sérgio Monteiro
      Managing Partner, Horizon Equity Partners
    • 10:25

      Networking coffee

    • 10:45

      Panel: Portuguese Private Equity: Find Opportunities in Family-Run Businesses

      Private equity activity has tripled over the past three years as funds look to deploy liquidity. On the wave of its recent economic revival, Portugal has become an attractive destination for international and local funds looking to invest in medium sized, family-run businesses. This panel will explore how international funds can reach a previously closed market and how family businesses can benefit from and prepare for the appetite for investment.The panel will also discuss how funds and family-run businesses can mitigate risk from investment to a clean exit. 

    • 11:25

      Fireside Chat: Growth models in the restaurant sector

      Portugal has seen a number of deals in the food and beverage space over the past 12 months. In this fireside chat, two high level corporate heads of M&A will discuss their business models, recent acquisitions and future plans for growth.

      Nuno  Carvalho
      Nuno Carvalho
      Managing Partner, A Padaria Portuguesa
      João Grando
      João Grando
      Assistant Editor, Mergermarket
    • 11:55

      Chair's closing remarks and networking coffee


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