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Carmen Burgos

Corporate Partner, Head of Spanish TMT and IP Practice, Madrid

"I have advised on a number of private equity, general M&A and joint venture transactions, and have broad experience in commercial agreements, acting for both domestic and international clients. I am very determined and get deals done."

Overview

Professional Experience

Education & Qualifications

Overview

Carmen has advised on a number of private equity, general M&A and joint venture transactions, and has broad experience in commercial agreements, acting for both domestic and international clients.

She also has a strong focus on the consumer, telecom and media and technology sectors. She leads the intellectual property practice with broad experience advising both Spanish and international companies on, among others, commercial, regulatory and contentious matters relating to IT contracts, outsourcing, data protection and privacy, and e-commerce, as well as on the general media and telecommunications sectors.

The 2013 through 2020 editions of Chambers rank her both in Corporate and in TMT in Spain, highlighting her technical expertise in addition to her solution-oriented approach.

Work Experience
  • Pizza Hut on its strategic alliance with Telepizza
  • Permira on the acquisition of Laureate in Spain and Portugal
  • Ardian on the simultaneous acquisition of (i) Berlys from Alantra and Artà Capital and (ii) Bellsolà from Landon as well as on the integration of both businesses
  • beIN Sports on the joint venture with Mediapro for the exploitation of football rights in Spain
  • The Carlyle Group on the acquisition of Logoplaste
  • The Carlyle Group on the acquisition and then on the disposal of Palacios Alimentación

Professional Experience

Carmen has as well advised for many years many Spanish and international companies in relation to their technology and data protection including JP Morgan, UBS, Denso, TicketMaster, Disney, KPMG, LG, Teva, Viacom, Goldman Sachs, Fortis, Lloyds, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, Euro6000, Swift, HSBC, Continental, BT, Astrazeneca, Bain, Amadeus, etc.

Carmen is one of the Knowledge & Learning Partners in the Madrid office.

Carmen is one of the Recruiting Partners in the Madrid office.

Carmen is the MSC Staffer

Education & Qualifications

Carmen studied Law and Business (E-3) at Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Madrid (Spain).

In addition to Spanish and English, Carmen advises frequently in French and has a good knowledge of Portuguese.