Matlin Associates is an independent investment banking and strategy consulting firm which provides M&A and corporate finance advisory services with two primary areas of focus: the first, middle market family-owned / privately held companies in the Iberian Peninsula multi-sectorially and, the second, providing a broad range of consultancy and transaction services to the hospitality, leisure and real estate industries.

Founded in 2001 by its Managing Partner, Stephen Matlin, the Firm’s activity centered initially on strategy consultancy and corporate finance advisory work for the lodging industry. Over the past few years and with the incorporation of additional professionals, the Firm has built its practice areas around Corporate Finance and Hospitality.

The Firm is run by its partners, each possessing extensive experience in investment banking, capital markets as well as industry and as entrepreneurs. Additionally, the Firm possesses a “talent pool” of external resources made up of professionals with extensive experience in different sectors who participate on specific engagements to complement the transaction team.

Matlin Associates is managed by its partners, with no ties or links to any financial institution. As a boutique investment banking firm, we only provide corporate finance and M&A advisory services, save public equity and debt markets. We do not distribute or sell financial products, and as such, we provide independent financial advise without conflicts of interest inherent in larger organizations.