The Foro Argentino de Inversiones 2019 (Argentina Investment Forum 2019) took place at the Centro Cultural de la Ciencia in Buenos Aires this past Wednesday. Guillermo Lanusse, founder and managing partner at Alba Capital Partners, led one of the private equity panels. He discussed the Metrotel investment case with Ignacio Noel, CEO of Sociedad Comercial del Plata (SCP). Acquired by SCP in 2014 and sold to Riverwood and Blackstone in 2018 at a substantial MOIC, Metrotel was a successful investment in the fiber optics and telecommunications industry in Argentina. The event was organized by ARCAP and more than 500 investors, managers, businessmen, bankers, service providers and government officials attended who gathered
to hear the latest trends and perspectives in private equity and venture capital investment in the country.