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Who we are

Baker Tilly Global Deal Advisory is part of the Baker Tilly network. Baker Tilly International offers a wide range of specialist advisory services, as well as audit, assurance and tax services, with the aim of helping companies and organisations around the world to realise their potential within the dynamic environments in which they operate.

Baker Tilly International offers the advantages of a local, client-focused service model combined with the breadth of resources available to a global organisation.

Baker Tilly has grown to 148 territories, with more than 39,000 people and revenues in excess of $4 billion.

At Baker Tilly Global Dilly Advisory, we advised on a total of 17 transactions in 2021, an increase of 142% over the previous year. Of the 17 deals (15 of which were public), 8 were buy-side and 9 were sell-side. With 10 of the 17 deals in the technology sector, we ranked first in terms of number of deals in this sector and second overall according to TTR.

Who will advice you?

Xavier Mercadé


Specialized in strategic consulting. His career is consolidated in several countries: Germany, Switzerland and Italy. Since 2005 he has been leading international projects for major European groups. He leads transactional advisory services, business valuation and change projects, mediation and succession. He directs the consulting department and the business development of the firm.

Diego Gutiérrez 


Diego specializes in M&A in high growth sectors. He has experience in management and investment in Venture Capital and 10 years in financial management positions in family businesses. Leader in Baker Tilly of Intelfin Artificial Intelligence project applied to M&A. Degree in Ade from the University of Deusto and Executive MBA from IESE.

Alex Wendt


Alex has 8 years experience in M&A and previously 5 years experience in one of the leading Spanish banks. He has a degree, MBA and Master in Corporate Finance from Esade Business School. Managing Partner of GD&A Business Brokers.

Daniel Bach


Degree in Business Administration and Management from the Universidad Ramón Llull in Barcelona. Member of the Official Register of Account Auditors (ROAC) and of Internal Auditors of Spain. In 2013 he started his own audit, internal control and compliance consultancy firm in the Community of Valencia and the Region of Murcia.

Abraham Román 


Degree in Business Administration and Management from the Complutense University of Madrid, Master's degree in portfolio management from the IEB. He developed his professional career in multinational firms until he founded his own consulting firm in 2003, which today is integrated in Baker Tilly. He coordinates the T&A division and the corporate finance division in the Madrid office.

Federico Forchielli


Federico holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Bologna and is MBA from the IESE. He began his career in London at Gemini Consulting, now part of Ernst and Young. In 1998, he founded and became partner of Valore Impresa, a management consulting company based in Italy specialized in SMEs with a particular focus on Finance, Marketing, and Strategy. Prior to joining Baker Tilly, he was a Partner of ONEtoONE Corporate Finance Italy.

Alessandro Lotti


Alessandro began his career in the world of auditing (Deloitte & Touche then PriceWaterhouseCoopers) to then move to corporate finance company Scouting SpA. He subsequently held the role of Chief Financial Officer at Vuelta International SpA.At Baker Tilly he operates in the M&A sector, acquisition finance, private equity transactions, corporate and financial restructuring, banking and litigation, including arbitration

Rafael Ibañez


More than 20 years of experience in management and advisory services in corporate finance in multinationals such as Pwc, Kpmg and Arcano. Rafael also participated in the management of the Venture Capital Entity of the CAI Zaragoza. Graduated from ICAE (Business+Law).

toni carne


Diploma in Business Science and degree in Business Administration from the Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Postgraduate degree in auditing annual accounts at the University of Barcelona. He has a long experience in business consulting. Currently, he manages the corporate finance department of Baker Tilly Spain

Alfonso Beltran

M&A Director

Industrial Chemistry Engineer by the University of Seville, Project Manager by EOI and PDD by IESE. He has more than 10 years of experience in strategic consulting and is currently M&A Director of Baker Tilly's Madrid office.