Debt funding for SMEs
and mid-market enterprises

Altimapa connects companies with institutional lenders

suitable to their funding needs

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Corporate Lending

We work with SME and mid-sized enterprises to raise debt and growth capital.

We have particular expertise in placing transactions that are complex, time-pressured or are otherwise unsuitable for the traditional bank lenders

Structured Finance

We have a strong network of investors with capital ready to deploy in asset-backed opportunities.

We work across sectors and asset types, including structured finance, commodity, financing, energy and clean-tech

Debt Advisory

We advise businesses on corporate financing, debt structuring and refinancing matters.

We work with companies that are looking to finance acquisitions, are refinancing existing debt or are encountering difficult credit circumstances

Who We Are

Founded in 2015, Altimapa Capital helps corporate and financial clients access capital in non-traditional funding markets

Every business and situation is unique, so we take great care to fully understand your company and its financing needs. Our background in investment banking and private markets has given us the network and expertise to ensure a smooth fund-raising process for both investor and borrower

Altimapa focus is to source the best funding options for our clients, maximising the chances of a successful fundraise

Case Studies


Altimapa is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority

Recent Successes

Software Production


EIS Growth Capital



3-Year Term Loan
Invoice-backed Facility


The Team

Pedro Tavares

Founder & Chief Executive

Pedro founded Altimapa in 2015 to help businesses access non-traditional finance sources. Previously, he led the corporate risk advisory team at Nomura, advising firms on funding and risk management issues. He started his career in quantitative analytics within banking before covering a variety of roles across structuring and analytics At Merrill Lynch, Dresdner Bank and Abbey National Plc (now part of Santander). Pedro is also an experienced angel investor and business coach. Pedro holds a Phd in Physics from Strathclyde university.

Maroun Abboudy


Maroun joined Altimapa in 2017 to grow energy and natural resources financing. Maroun's career spans over 20 years at Merrill Lynch, Royal Bank of Scotland, Mercuria Energy Trading’s Asset Investment (Geneva), Enron and Royal Dutch Shell. Throughout his career Maroun was responsible for structuring and executing numerous debt and equity financings of oil & gas, coal, power and renewable energy projects. Maroun holds a PhD in mechanics from Stanford University in California and an MBA from Insead in Fontainebleau, France.

Hugo Peyre

Senior Associate

Hugo is responsible for origination and relationship management at Altimapa and has built an extensive network of institutional fund managers and corporate clients. Hugo holds a Msc in Financial Risk and Investment Analysis from the University of Sussex.

Aisha Atilola

Senior Associate

Aisha is responsible for transaction management and placement at Altimapa. Aisha has previously been employed at VenCap and Intermediate Capital Group (ICG). She also holds an LLM in International Economic Law from the University of Warwick.

Peter Joseph

Board Advisor

Peter was an Equity Capital Markets Analyst with Smith New Court and then KBC Peel Hunt for 25 years before developing a portfolio of investments and directorships. He is a business mentor, a member of the local area board for Young Enterprise and, for fun, teaches captains of industry to sail yachts. He graduated in Electrical and Electronic Engineering in the early 80s and worked in that industry before moving to the City.

Learn about the direct lending market by reading our guide

Altimapa Market Update (Winter/Spring 2019)