Alantra recruits Mannering as MD

Alantra, an investment bank and asset manager, has hired Justine Mannering as managing director. Previously, Mannering worked at BDA Partners where she most recently served as global head of consumer and luxury.


Alantra, a global investment banking and asset management firm, is pleased to welcome Justine Mannering as Managing Director. Ms. Mannering will join Alantra’s successful international Consumer Goods & Retail team. She specializes in the areas of Apparel & Accessories and Personal Care.

Ms. Mannering has advised numerous consumer and luxury clients on buy-side, sell-side, debt and restructuring transactions. Ms. Mannering joined from BDA Partners, an international investment banking firm focused on cross-border transactions involving Asia where she worked from 2011 to 2017, most recently as Global Head of Consumer & Luxury.

Prior to BDA, Ms. Mannering worked for the Consumer & Financial Sponsor Groups at DC Advisory Partners in London, as well as for Harris Williams. A qualified Chartered Accountant (South Africa) and CFA Charterholder, she graduated from Rhodes University (South Africa) with a degree in Accounting and Commercial Law.

“We are delighted to welcome Justine as the newest member of the Alantra team in the US,” said Paul Colone, Managing Director & Partner with Alantra. “She is an accomplished professional who has developed excellent relationships with both corporate and private equity clients,” he continued. “We are committed to expanding our business in the US by adding high quality professionals who possess true sector expertise. Justine is the third Managing Director to join the US team since our merger and rebranding in late 2016.”

“I am excited to be joining Alantra to support the continued success and growth of the global Consumer Goods & Retail franchise, in the US and internationally,” said Justine Mannering, Managing Director of Alantra. “All consumer focused companies are increasingly impacted by globalization, technology and changing industry dynamics. Alantra’s office footprint combined with its stellar track record, focus on deep sector expertise and commitment to long term relationships provide the ideal platform to provide service to these clients.”

About Alantra
Alantra is a global investment banking and asset management firm focusing on the mid-market with offices across Europe, the US, Asia and Latin America

Its Investment Banking division employs over 280 professionals, providing independent advice on M&A, debt advisory, financial restructuring, credit portfolio and capital markets transactions

The Asset Management division comprises a team of 75 professionals with €3.5bn in Private Equity, Active Funds, Debt and Real Estate