Press Release Intelectiva
SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA - Seale & Associates, Inc. ("Seale") announced that it acted as exclusive financial advisor to Grupo Inversor Intelectiva ("Intelectiva") on the acquisition of the Costa Rica KFC franchise ("KFC Costa Rica"), from QSR International, LLC ("QSR"). The acquired franchise includes 32 KFC stores located across the Costa Rican territory.
"We are excited about the acquisition of the Costa Rica KFC franchise, a highly successful and fast-growing quick-service restaurant chain with fantastic growth prospects in a country we know very well", said Roberto Gonzalez Alcala, Chairman of Intelectiva. "We received valuable advice and exceptional service from our advisors at Seale & Associates, and we look forward to working with them on our M&A and corporate finance initiatives in the future".
Intelectiva is a Mexican investment group with diversified interests in media, energy, and real estate. Intelectiva prides itself in developing profitable and innovative businesses that are both transformative and socially responsible.
QSR International is a multi-brand master franchise quick-service restaurant developer currently conducting business in 16 countries throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. QSR owns and operates the master franchise for Quiznos, Smashburger, and Teriyaki Experience.
Seale & Associates, Inc., headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is a global investment banking firm with extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance advisory, and enterprise level strategy consulting. Our professionals are trusted advisors maintaining a high level of quality and integrity while presenting innovative ideas and solutions to address our clients' most complex dealings.