Washington, D.C. and San Juan, P.R. – November 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Ponterra Business Advisors (“Ponterra”), a specialty travel, retail, foodservice and hospitality technology investment bank, announced today that is has expanded its operations to San Juan, P.R. This new office, opened October 5, will provide key support for the company’s growing business development activities in the Caribbean and Central and South America.
“We are pleased to have selected San Juan as our newest office location,” said John Rovani, managing partner of Ponterra. “Its rich and highly educated talent pool along with its strategic position midway between North and South America make it the perfect base of operations for Ponterra’s growing practice in Latin America.”
“The Latin American market is ripe with opportunity, particularly for internet-based companies in the smart or mobile technology, Software as a Service and social networking space,” said Rovani. “Many are expanding operations to countries like Argentina and Brazil in order to better service their budding customer segments. By opening an office in Puerto Rico, Ponterra is now well-positioned to engage in proactive dialogues with these companies and offer them the same unparalleled industry expertise and guidance our other global clients have come to rely on. We are excited about this opportunity and look forward to supporting their efforts to evolve and mature their businesses in Latin America.”
About Ponterra Business Advisors:
Headquartered in suburban Washington, D.C., with offices in San Juan, P.R. and representation in Berlin, Germany, Ponterra Business Advisors is a boutique, global business advisory firm that uniquely specializes in brokering equity, merger and acquisition transactions worldwide for technology and service companies in the travel, hospitality, retail and foodservice markets. The company provides a variety of solutions to middle market businesses, private equity groups and boards of directors internationally, including mentoring, strategic guidance, exit planning and preparation, valuation and mergers and acquisitions. With more than 70 percent of their deals involving at least one international partner, Ponterra is the proven go-to firm for cross-border deal-making.