Carlos Robles is a Director focusing Carlyle's funds on buyout opportunities in Europe. He is based in Barcelona.
Mr. Robles joined Carlyle from Candover where he was an Investment Manager with country responsibility for the Iberian region. While at Candover, he was a Director on the Board of Parques Reunidos and an observer on the Board of EurotaxGlass. Prior to that, Mr. Robles spent eight years working in the Investment Banking Group of Merrill Lynch in Madrid and London providing M&A and capital structure advice to companies across a variety of sectors.
Mr. Robles holds degrees in business administration and law from ICADE University in Madrid. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst.
Mr. Robles has been involved in a number in transactions while in Carlyle and is a member of the Board of Directors of Palacios and Logoplaste. He has previously served on the Board of Directors of Telecable