New York, July 10, 2017 -- Greenhill & Co., Inc. (NYSE: GHL), a leading independent investment bank, announced today that Juan Béjar has joined the Firm as a Senior Advisor focused on expanding the Firm’s client relationships with major companies in Spain.
Mr. Béjar, who is based in Madrid, is a major figure in the global construction, infrastructure and concessions businesses. He currently serves as President of Globalvía, a worldwide leading concession management company, and as President of Bruc Capital, a leading renewable energy investment firm. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman of Grupo FCC, as Chief Executive Officer of Cementos Portland Valderrivas SA and as Head of Citicorp Infrastructure Investors.
Scott L. Bok, Chief Executive Officer of Greenhill, said, “The addition of Juan greatly enhances our knowledge of the Spanish market as well as our access to key decision makers there. In addition, his reputation in Spain and throughout Europe will strengthen our recently established team in the important Spanish market.”
Javier González, Head of Greenhill’s Spanish business, said “We are delighted to have someone of Juan’s experience join Greenhill. His career has spanned leading some of the largest Spanish companies as well as large global infrastructure funds, and he brings a wealth of relationships across some of the largest Spanish clients. Having worked with him in the past, I believe Juan also brings great experience leading complex transactions in all our key areas of focus, including mergers, acquisitions, debt restructurings and capital raising, that we will use in order to provide the best advice to our clients.”
Mr. Béjar adds “Greenhill is a global investment banking firm with a clear strategy and excellent reputation. I am looking forward to working with such a strong group of talented professionals and assisting Greenhill in developing its business in Spain and the rest of Europe. I believe clients will increasingly choose an independent firm like Greenhill when considering complex merger or acquisition transactions around the world.”
Greenhill & Co., Inc. is a leading independent investment bank entirely focused on providing financial advice on significant mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, financings and capital raising to corporations, partnerships, institutions and governments globally. It acts for clients located throughout the world from its offices in New York, Chicago, Dallas, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Houston, London, Melbourne, San Francisco, São Paulo, Stockholm, Sydney, Tokyo and Toronto.