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Infrastructure consultancy Infrata secures backing from Lonsdale Capital Partners

Private equity firm Lonsdale Capital Partners has invested in Infrata. The consultancy will use this support to grow its customer base and support infrastructure projects around the world.

Founded in 2011, Infrata is an advisory firm that works with clients to advise them on technical, business, demand, economic and ESG-focused issues in the infrastructure sector. Serving a diverse clientele from its headquarters in London and offices in Colombia, Spain and Canada, Infrata provides expert support ranging from pre-transaction due diligence to infrastructure asset monitoring projects.

The London-based company is looking to expand that global reach further in 2022 and has secured new investment to help it achieve those ambitions. Londsdale Capital Partners – a private equity firm focused on the lower middle market in the UK and Europe – will now support Infrata’s continued earned growth strategy, which targets suitable specialist consultants operating in desirable niches or locations .

Alonzo Guzman, Managing Director of Infrata, said, “We are thrilled to partner with such a hands-on company with deep experience in scaling consulting business as we embark on our next phase of growth. The outlook for infrastructure investment is exceptionally positive and Lonsdale’s support to help meet this huge demand will prove invaluable.

Going forward, with the support of Lonsdale, Infrata will aim for further expansion in North America and continental Europe as well as the development of existing and complementary business areas, particularly those focused on rail, aviation and transport. ‘ESG. He will also seek to build on the company’s recent experience, successfully scaling and exiting P2 Consulting – which joined Valcon in 2021.

David Gasparro, Partner at Lonsdale, said of the Lonsdale investment: “Alonzo, Valery and their team have made Infrata the partner of choice for public and private investors looking for technical support to provide the substantial investment in infrastructure required every year around the world. We are delighted to partner with such an ambitious leadership team as we seek to enhance Infrata’s client offering and expand its reach.