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Our Team

Trilantic Europe Founding Partners have worked together on average for over 20 years with an average tenure for all Partners and Principals of over 10 years.

Key pan-European languages spoken by our Investment Professionals


All investment professionals are fully fluent in at least two of our key languages with over 40% fully proficient in three or more languages

Years with the firm of our Investment Professionals


In addition to the investment team and finance professionals, Trilantic Europe’s network is supplemented by 12 Operating Partners and Senior Advisors as well as the Advisory Council, which has been active and chaired by Lord Baker since 2004, bringing together a group of 18 prominent Council members. Trilantic Europe draws upon their collective experience and relationships to help source investments, assist with investment evaluation and due diligence, as well as to provide post acquisition support.

Advisory Council

Emilio Novela


Emilio Novela is a banker who at points during his career at several Spanish banking institutions was also named the CFO of Repsol, the leading Spanish oil company, and the first Vice-Chairman and CEO of Vallehermoso, a leading Spanish real estate and construction company. Emilio Novela still holds a seat in the board of Merlin Properties and Talgo. He has been  a very active member of the Board in some of Spains’s main Business Associations such as the Spanish Banking Association (AEB), Madrid’s Entrepreneurs Association (CEIM), Spanish Entrepreneurs Association (CEOE). He has held Board positions at several other Spanish financial institutions including Banco Banif, Banco de Jerez, Banco Urquijo, Hispamer, Central Hispano Generali, Banesto, Banco Mercantil, Citi Leasing and Saudesbank. Emilio Novela has also served on the Boards of Cortefiel, Larios (Pernod Ricard), Campsa, Spanair, Union Fenosa, Vallehermoso, Testa, YMCA Spain, US-Spain Foundation, Euro America Foundation, Viajes Internacional Expreso, Gesinar (3i), BlackRock and Cap Gemini Ernst & Young where he served on the Advisory Board.


Trilantic Europe


35 Portman Square
London, W1H 6LR
United Kingdom


Trafalgar Court
St Peter Port
Guernsey, GY1 4LY


26 Bd Royal
L-2449 Luxembourg