October 22, 2009
New Haven, Connecticut – October 22, 2009 – Woodbridge, LLC., an innovative mergers and acquisition firm serving middle market companies, is pleased to announce the opening of its Mexico office. Woodbridge will now offer its M&A advisory services to Mexican-based business owners interested in selling and to U.S. buyers seeking middle-market acquisitions in Mexico.
Woodbridge’s Mexico office in Monterrey’s metro area, Nuevo Leon, and is headed up by Jorge Colin, a seasoned commercial banking executive and financial consultant. Mr. Colin held senior positions in Mexico’s banking sector for more than 20 years and now operates his own corporate finance consulting firm, Integra Finanzas. Mr. Colín holds a BS in Industrial Engineering and an MBA, both from Tecnologico de Monterrey. He is also a graduate of Instituto Panamericano de Alta Dirección-Harvard’s Senior Management Program.
As a NAFTA member, Mexico has strong economic ties to the U.S. and its economic stability continues to attract foreign direct investment.
“I am excited to be part of the Woodbridge team and its international expansion to the neighboring country of Mexico,” said Mr. Colin. “I feel well supported by its professionalism and vast experience in the field. Woodbridge’s services will be accretive to our corporate finance services and fits very well with our service portfolio. I think Woodbridge’s services will be welcomed by Mexico’s entrepreneurs.”
Woodbridge provides sell-side, buy-side, financing and distressed company mergers and acquisitions services to businesses with $5 million-$100 million in sales. The firm operates out of 14 locations: Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, California, Massachusetts, Illinois, Georgia, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, D.C., the Netherlands, Canada, Brazil and Mexico.
Woodbridge, LLC., an international M&A firm, was founded in 1993 to provide divestiture and acquisition services to middle market companies.