Meet the team of professionals that make up Langur Holding
Luis Felipe Suárez-Olea del Arco
Langur Holdings is a privately held, holding entity for Luis Felipe Suarez-Olea del Arco. Luis is a seasoned Investment Banking and Finance professional bringing onboard 24 years of experience in ﬁnancial structuring and asset placement in various industry sectors. In his professional capacity, some of his key roles include :
Over two decades of experience in leadership roles, both domestically and internationally.
A strong financial/operations multi-sector performance leader with high turn-around expertise.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Management (University of Santiago de Compostela) and in Hotel Business Management (École Hôtèlier de Lausanne HL ).
Executive MBA, EAE Business School.
Executive Program in Hospitality Management, Cornell University.
• CEO at Think International Consulting Group
• CEO of The Resort Group PLC, an international holding company involved in the development of distribution, real estate, and tourist projects in Cape Verde.
• Managing Director in several prestigious worldwide hotel chain (Melia Hotels International and IHG)
Partner & Board Member
Jacobo is one of the partners at Langur Holding Corporation.
Engineer by profession and MBA from the Unisport Management School of Barcelona.
He has worked for more than 25 years in the Royal National Association of Purebred Spanish Horse Breeders, holding positions of Competition Management and Technical Director of the International Purebred Spanish Horse Show SICAB.
He reconciles his current business development in the Renewable Energy and Infrastructure sector with different Boards of Directors, Assetly Investments, Rising Phoenix Holdings, HVR Energy, Green Ópticas, Cosmos, and member of the Board of Directors of ANCCE and Chairman of the Organizing Committee for SICAB in Seville.
José María Viñals
José María Viñals is a partner at Squire Patton Boggs, a global law firm, based in their Madrid and Brussels offices.
With 20 years of experience as a qualified lawyer, he specializes in trade, sanctions, project finance, investment protection, internationalization and FinTech.
Recognized by some prestigious directories like The Legal 500 and Chambers, he has received accolades such as the Iberian Lawyer Top 40 Under 40.
Holding degrees in law and business administration, José María serves as Director of the Master of International Relations at Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles.
His extensive expertise includes advising on ICO structuring, cryptocurrency trading, joint ventures, energy projects, loan agreements, and the construction of pipelines.
Providing compliance advice to global media conglomerates and EU companies, his focus lies on sanctions, integrity, and public policy.
Moreover, he offers guidance on regulatory matters in Latin American jurisdictions and consults for the Central American Bank for Economic Integration.
Germán Alcayde has a degree in Business Studies and Tourism and an MBA from the Instituto de Empresa.
German has more than 20 years of experience in the professional field. He held various positions in multinational companies such as Signium, Michael Page International Spain, Arval (BNP PARIBAS) and AC Hotels by Marriott.
In the public sphere, he has been Director General of Education of the Government of Madrid, Deputy to the Parliament of Madrid and Chief of Staff of the former President of the Government of Spain Jose María Aznar.
He is currently Executive President of the international consultancy Atlantic Business Consulting and Director of HVR Energy.
Tomas is a seasoned professional with over 15 years of experience in the energy industry. He is an expert in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and valuation processes, having worked on numerous high-profile deals throughout his career. Key roles included:
Senior analyst in the Energy Management Iberia división of ENDESA, expert of market and risk analysis, as well as forecasting commodity prices in the Iberian Market.
As a founder member and CFO of Sugaro Catering, he has overseen the growth of the business from start-up to serving over 100 international clients such as Netflix, HBO, Loewe, Airbus, and Boeing, with a workforce of approximately 50 people and a turnover of around +1M€.
Professional experience of more than 25 years in the sports industry.