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CFI Brazil

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Brazil

As the largest country in South America, Brazil represents an attractive range of opportunities in the most diverse sectors, from Technology to Industrials, within its own borders. Local knowledge is vital to unveil these opportunities, which perfectly positions CFI Brazil to leverage its strong local market presence for clients.

CFI Brazil assists corporations and owners of closely-held companies in the sale and acquisition of middle market companies. It also offers to its clients a unique blend of personal expertise, attention, and professional services resulting in successful transactions. As part of the CFI Group, CFI Brazil is able to help buyers locate appropriate targets and sellers find suitable buyers or investors around the world. This has resulted in an exceptional track record of success.

M&A advice is our core business. Our team also provides valuation and project finance services, restructuring, investor relations, IPO and corporate governance advisory.

Latest Transactions

What our clients say

  • “Due to CFI Brazil’s previous experience and knowledge in the Brazilian BPO segment – as well as the success of the first transaction, we have decided to continue working with them on future projects.”

    Adilson Melhado, CEO of Localcred and CEO of Becrux

  • “CFI Brazil has been fundamental in assisting us in one of our important side projects, helping us select the appropriate investor, develop the Company’s business plan and organize the capitalization process. We look forward to continue working with CFI Brazil on future transactions.”

    Giovani Marins, Co-founder and CEO of Mondial

  • “I was very satisfied with CFI Brazil’s representation through the whole sale process of Neocontrol. They supported us on the preparation and execution of the transaction with the global leader Somfy”.

    Gabriel Peixoto, Founder of Neocontrol

  • “CFI Brazil’s local knowledge and extensive Business Services Sector expertise were fundamental for us to work together. In fact, the two transactions in which they acted as the sell-side advisors to other Companies,  gave us confidence to hire them for other opportunities related to our core business.”

    Mário Câmara, CEO of Atento Brazil

Our senior team

Arleu Anhalt

Partner, Managing Director


Carlos Cadó Brazil

Carlos Cadó

Vice President


Luigi Teixeira

Associate


Olavo Guimarães

Vice President


Our expertise

Capital raising

Mid-market companies are demanding creative solutions and consistent access to capital. Based on years of relevant experience, CFI’s debt and capital raising advisors can help your business raise funds, whether your objective is corporate growth, financing a cross-border acquisition, completing a management buyout, or refinancing an existing lender.

M&A buy-side advisory

CFI advisors provide a disciplined, process-oriented approach to an acquisition search. Its global reach coupled with a local footprint can help your company refine acquisition criteria, identify potential target companies, engage prospective targets through native speakers, analyse valuations, negotiate terms, and structure the transaction, bringing about the very best results for our clients.

M&A sell-side advisory

Experienced M&A advisors at CFI help owners determine financial and personal objectives. CFI’s extensive sector reach can help best position the company in the market while ensuring a compelling, value-focused message. This same expertise allows for a focused and constant dialogue with relevant strategic acquirers and private equity groups.

Valuations & opinions

Valuation experts at CFI understand value drivers and the process of creating value. CFI has the expertise to satisfy any business or asset valuation need. Our full range of services includes valuation, due diligence, fairness and solvency opinions, and goodwill impairment tests. We provide analyses with impact, whether aimed at financial reporting, tax, M&A, strategic planning, business restructuring, or dispute and litigation purposes.

Restructuring & distressed situations

Seasoned CFI professionals have many years of relevant experience helping businesses preserve stakeholder value, during often time critical periods. We can evaluate strategic and restructuring options, and position the business for sale or investment in an accelerated process.

    Capital raising

    Mid-market companies are demanding creative solutions and consistent access to capital. Based on years of relevant experience, CFI’s debt and capital raising advisors can help your business raise funds, whether your objective is corporate growth, financing a cross-border acquisition, completing a management buyout, or refinancing an existing lender.

    M&A buy-side advisory

    CFI advisors provide a disciplined, process-oriented approach to an acquisition search. Its global reach coupled with a local footprint can help your company refine acquisition criteria, identify potential target companies, engage prospective targets through native speakers, analyse valuations, negotiate terms, and structure the transaction, bringing about the very best results for our clients.

    M&A sell-side advisory

    Experienced M&A advisors at CFI help owners determine financial and personal objectives. CFI’s extensive sector reach can help best position the company in the market while ensuring a compelling, value-focused message. This same expertise allows for a focused and constant dialogue with relevant strategic acquirers and private equity groups.

    Valuations & opinions

    Valuation experts at CFI understand value drivers and the process of creating value. CFI has the expertise to satisfy any business or asset valuation need. Our full range of services includes valuation, due diligence, fairness and solvency opinions, and goodwill impairment tests. We provide analyses with impact, whether aimed at financial reporting, tax, M&A, strategic planning, business restructuring, or dispute and litigation purposes.

    Restructuring & distressed situations

    Seasoned CFI professionals have many years of relevant experience helping businesses preserve stakeholder value, during often time critical periods. We can evaluate strategic and restructuring options, and position the business for sale or investment in an accelerated process.

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Our office in Brazil

São Paulo

Avenue Andrômeda, 885 – 14th Floor
Brascan Building – Alphaville 06473-000
Barueri – São Paulo
Brazil
T: +55 11 3500 5555
E: info@thecfigroup.com