Alejandro Balsera is a Senior Associate in Carlyle Private Equity Group covering Spain and Portugal, based in Barcelona
Prior to joining Carlyle, Alejandro was a senior associate at Deutsche Bank Investment Banking advising Spanish corporates and international financial sponsors in Spanish transactions, based in Madrid. Alejandro led the definition, structuring, due diligence, valuation and execution of M&A transactions in a variety of industries including telecoms, industrials and utilities. Alejandro has also participated in equity capital markets transactions including IPOs and equity linked transactions and several leveraged debt capital markets transactions including advisory in the issuance of high yield instruments, loans and full capital refinancing processes for companies in different industries.
Prior to Deutsche Bank, Alejandro was an associate at Deloitte Corporate Finance in Spain, where he began his career in corporate finance. Within Deloitte, Alejandro was part of the real estate, construction and infrastructure team. In this position Alejandro participated in the advisory of several M&A transactions focused on construction and infrastructure companies and led debt restructuring processes of up to €2.5bn for mid market Spanish construction and real estate groups.
Alejandro holds a degree in Business Administration from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid including one year of studies with finance specialization at the European Business School in London.