Clearwater International advises on its MBO of Grupo Sunviauto

Clearwater International has advised the management of Grupo Sunviauto on its MBO, backed by the private equity firm Oxy Capital.

Founded in 1969, Grupo Sunviauto is one of the major Portuguese automotive components manufacturers. Engaged in the production of seats and metal frames, Sunviauto exports nearly all its production and has subsidiaries in Spain, France, Germany and Mexico.

Oxy Capital is a private equity firm with presence in Portugal and Italy. Through its Mezzanine Fund, Oxy Capital was the first private equity firm in Portugal to create a firm-wide co-investment program. The Fund aims to invest €4M+ tickets in healthy companies with growth potential and/or sector consolidation opportunities

The management team, led by Angel Robleño, will work together with Oxy Capital to further develop Sunviauto’s international presence and industrial processes.