Private Equity

Our Private Equity team is made up of a group of experts in different areas (corporate and commercial, tax, banking and capital markets, regulation and restructuring), with extensive experience in all types of complex private equity transactions, including transactions that affect different jurisdictions and have an international element.

Our services include:

  • Tax design and structure of operations
  • Advice on the negotiation and drafting of contracts for all types of investments and their financing. In them we advise funds, management teams or financing entities
  • Build up, exit and divestment processes, including IPOs and MAB (Alternative Stock Market)

We also have specialists in:

  • Fund formation: fundraising processes, incorporation of venture capital firms (ECRs), structuring of carried interest systems, relations with the CNMV (Spanish Securities Market Authority), audits of ECRs for institutional investors and funds
  • Venture capital: start-up advice, both in initial and development stages (MAB, venture debt, financing rounds, etc.), especially in the technology and Internet sectors
  • Special situations: ongoing advice to funds and investors on structuring and executing complex transactions, including debt and loan to own transactions, hybrid equity and debt transactions, purchase of distressed assets, NPLs and other complex assets in regulated sectors
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Key Contacts

Iñigo Erlaiz Cotelo



  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016

The Chambers Europe 2019. Private Equity – Spain

"They have the right combination of experience and a commercial approach. They focus on the right issues and are very good at moving things forward"

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Debt

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets: Equity

«(…)Gómez-Acebo & Pombo's capital markets team is 'very flexible' and 'very available for follow-up questions'»

The Legal 500 2019. Private Equity

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets

The Chambers Europe 2018. Private Equity

"A very qualified team with wide experience and great service"

The Chambers Europe 2017. Private Equity

The team is "extremely professional, very responsive and creative." "I think the service is very good, they are flexible and they respond quickly."

The Chambers Europe 2016. Private Equity

"Lawyers need to have a very specialist knowledge for private equity and they are able to tell you exactly what the issues are." "The team is extremely responsive."
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