Levante Capital Partners is a Global Advisory firm focused on the Mid-Large Cap market space providing services through its European office network in such areas as Corporate Finance, Real Estate Operations and Investment Strategies Development.

The company brings together and invests in high value-added businesses to offer comprehensive advice and competitive advantages to its clients and synergies between its different business divisions.

LCP currently has a team of more than 60 employees across its network of offices located in London, Frankfurt, Barcelona, Madrid and Andorra la Vella.

Our history

1891

Electricity arrives at the factories and homes of Catalonia.

1892

Francisco Ballesté, a spice merchant, travels to Cuba with his son Jacinto, looking for an opportunity in life and returns years later with a small fortune.

1895

The Ballesté family invests in land and vineyards in Rocafort de Queralt (Tarragona).

1905

Jacinto Ballesté moves to Barcelona, one of the country’s economic drivers.

1914

Foundation of the company Vicente y Ballesté, a business that buys and sells fabrics.

1922

The company Vicente y Ballesté procures machinery to start its own manufacturing of cotton.

1936

Spanish Civil War.

1939

End of the War and rebuilding of the factories and machinery destroyed during the war.

1944

Economic recovery and investment of the profits from manufacturing textiles into property in Barcelona and Madrid.

1947

The company Vicente y Ballesté acquires a property company named Levante.

1970

The family decides to sell its textile business and focus on purchasing property.

1972

Crisis in the textile industry.

1995

Alicia Arboix leads the family office, controlling twenty buildings in Barcelona, Madrid and Pamplona.

2008

Bursting of the property bubble and economic crisis in Spain.

2012

Antonio Renom starts the business transformation of Levante Capital Partners.

2015

LCP establishes itself completely as a Global Aadvisory firm offering financial services. It is present in 4 countries and its team includes more than 50 professionals in the sector.