Advent International Advisory S.L., Madrid
Joined Advent in 2002
Juan Díaz-Laviada joined Advent International in 2002 and is Chairman of the firm’s Spanish operations. He has 26 years of private equity and M&A experience. Juan was previously a founding partner and Managing Director of Dresdner Kleinwort Capital Spain, where he worked with Advent through a joint venture from 1996 to 2002.
Prior to DrKC, Juan was a co-founder of Iberfomento, an independent Spanish M&A and private equity firm, and before that worked as a manager in the audit and consulting practice of Arthur Andersen.
Juan has a degree in law and business administration (ICADE), an MBA from Keller School of Management, Chicago and is a chartered accountant.
Investments participated in
Throughout his career, Juan has led or co-led 44 investments, including such deals as Maxam, Tinsa, Hune (formerly Euroloc) and Parques Reunidos while at Advent and Alcala Farma, Jazztel and Alta Gestion while at DrKC.
Juan sits on the board of Tinsa and Maxam
Euroloc, Parques Reunidos, Alta Gestión, Jazztel