Guillermo Manzanares

Associate, Madrid



Guillermo is an associate in the Debt Finance Department of the Madrid office.

Bars and Courts
Madrid Bar
Legal Practice and Corporate Law
Universidad de Navarra
Dual Bachelor Degree in Law and Economics
Universidad Pontificia de Comillas


Guillermo's representative transactions include assistance to:

  • Angelo Gordon Europe LLP and funds advised by PIMCO as lead lenders in a 760€ million syndicated refinancing of Promotora de Informaciones S.A. (BME: PRS). The financing involved a €575 million senior facilities agreement and a €185 million second lien facilities agreement, both implemented by way of cashless roll on behalf of the lenders under the original facility. Both facilities were used to finance or refinance the existing indebtedness of the Group.CA-CIB with an interbank minimum requirement for own funds and eligible liabilities (MREL) facility to be extended to Novobanco.
  • Vauxhall Lending and LCM Partners in connection with Sale & Lease back and Operating lease agreements over numerous assets in Spain.
  • Banco Santander, S.A. (Santander) on the financing of the acquisition of Grupo Euskal Forging, S.L. and its subsidiaries by Siderforgerossi Group S.p.A. (Siderforgerossi).
  • Acting for Bank of China Limited Luxembourg Branch regarding the provision of refinancing debt relating to the acquisition of 16 European logistics centers/warehouses.