Spain-based alternative asset manager Altamar Capital Partners has appointed Carlos Gazulla as managing director to its Private Equity Research and Investment team.
Gazulla will work with the Altamar's investment team led by José Luis Molina, co-CEO and co-CIO alongside Miguel Zurita. The team has more than 60 professionals scattered across the four offices Altamar has in Spain, the United States and Chile.
Altamar's specialised investment team has access to quality investments globally, combining the highest quality primary funds with secondary transactions and direct co-investments. The Private Equity Investment team comprises 28 professionals, analyses more than 1,000 managers globally. The company currently has investments with 86 asset managers in 171 funds which comprise 2,320 underlying companies.
Altamar Capital Partners is an independent financial services group that is focused on providing institutional investors -including the insurance companies and pension funds- as well as private high networth clients, efficient access to alternative investments (like private equity, venture capital, life sciences, real assets -real estate and infrastructures- and private debt/credit) through the best international managers and different strategies (primary, secondary and co-investments).
The manager also provides independent investment banking and merchant banking services through its subsidiary Altamar Advisory Partners while offers direct access to private debt, absolute return and long only funds from other international asset managers with Altamar Global Investments AV. With offices in Madrid, Barcelona, Santiago de Chile, New York and with presence in Taipei, the firm currently has around €6.9bn of historically committed capital and assets under distribution and a team of more than 150 people, of whom 60 are professionals dedicated to the investment.