Globant’s Acquisition of Bluecap

DLA Piper represented Globant in the transaction.

Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native technology services company, executed the acquisition of Spain-based Bluecap, a specialized consultancy firm that leverages advanced analytics to develop new business models for financial institutions.

With this acquisition, Globant reinforces its leading position in transforming organizations while it continues expanding its operations in Europe. Bluecap will maintain its name and image as the strategy consulting brand of Globant and Maite Barrera, Bluecap’s CEO & founder, will join the group’s global executive team.

Bluecap is a specialized strategic consultancy firm focused on the financial sector. Headquartered in Spain, with offices in Madrid and Barcelona, Bluecap has more than 160 consultants working for renowned financial institutions, such as Santander, Caixabank and Sabadell. The company provides the C-suite of large financial institutions with expert advice on the strategic management of Risk, Commercial, Finance and Capital while leveraging its expertise in advanced analytics.

DLA Piper represented Globant with a cross-border team from New York and Madrid, including partners Christopher Paci, and Daniel Belostock, Commercial partner Teresa Zueco (Picture), associate Pablo García, senior associate Rocío García and associate Álvaro Luaces, while Labour partner, Paz de la Iglesia, and associate Jesús Sánchez assisted on Employment matters.

Involved fees earner: Daniel Belostock – DLA Piper; Paz de la Iglesia – DLA Piper; Rocío García – DLA Piper; Pablo García – DLA Piper; Álvaro Luaces Villegas – DLA Piper; Christopher Paci – DLA Piper; Jesús Luis Sánchez Domínguez-Guilarte – DLA Piper; Teresa Zueco – DLA Piper;

Law Firms: DLA Piper;

Clients: Globant S.A.;