Small medium enterprises, corporations and emerging companies: we commit people, capital and ideas to deliver strategic advice and solutions to our clients on buying and selling businesses, capital raising and risk management, which enables them to grow.
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
AFS advises its clients by supplying innovative and tailor-made services evaluating internal and external key success factors. We strive to provide best-in-class advice and execution excellence on the most complex transactions across products and markets in order to help our clients grow.
AFS excels in domestic and international transactions including acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, joint ventures, corporate restructurings, private equity, management buy out (MBO), management buy in (MBI), recapitalizations, spin-offs and leveraged buyouts (LBO/MBO/MBI) and shareholder relations (generation handover, lack of succession or any divergence between shareholders).
Equity & Debt Capital Markets
Equity & Debt origination may represent a “mission critical” process where previous experience and a world-class team are essential for a successful deal. Our team works to develop tailored finance solutions designed to meet our clients’ specific business, investment or capital raising needs, leveraging distinct combination of industry knowledge as well as structuring and capital markets expertise.
We have also experience with corporate succession, managing critical situations related to turnarounds, divergence between shareholders and generation handover.
AFS works with public and private companies to originate, structure and execute:
- Initial Public Offerings – IPO;
- Convertible issues;
AFS serves middle market clients to originate, structure and execute public and private placement. We work directly with issuers advising on debt financing strategies from plain vanilla financings to liability management advice, structured finance and hedging and derivatives transactions.
With an academic background and an extensive experience, we bring years of valuation expertise and insight to assist our clients in understanding the value of their business. AFS can provide specific financial consulting services for a wide range of sectors:
- Fairness opinion;
- Financial and business due diligence;
- Dispute resolution consulting;
- Portfolio valuation;
- Transaction opinions;
- Real estate valuation