We are NK5, we solve complex situations

Leading independent firm as Chief Restructuring Officer (CRO) and Transitional Investment in Spain since 2015

What we do
Our focus is set on identifying the problems and stabilizing the company while managing the parties´ conflicts of interest

We understand the events that might affect a company and the levers to solve them. We know the signs of these problems, and due to our track record, the alternatives to consider and their possible solutions

Restructuring and Turnaround
Transitional Investment
How do we do it
Tailored solutions, when time and economic and operational resourses are limited, for businesses facing instability

We apply our founding principles in all situations in which we engage


We focus on what we do, eliminating any conflict of interest and always applying a unique and independent criterion while trying to align the parties interests.

Value creation

We are committed to creating value for the companies, redirecting them towards viability.

The increase in value creation will be beneficial for all parties involved.


We design tailored solutions for each customer and each situation.

In addition to the services we offer, we have the ability to take control of a company by investing in it, being its managers or being represented on the board of directors.

Alignment of interests

We work constructively, aligning ourselves with the objectives of all parties and managing sometimes conflicting interests.

We improve the relationship between the parties involved and facilitate the negotiation for conflict resolution

We offer solutions for companies facing financial problems which always result in operative problems
Triggering event
  • Leveraged buyout
  • Over-indebtedness
  • Lack of financing
  • Operational problems undermining the cash position
  • Credit lines cuts
  • Shareholder dispute
  • Absence of a Management Team
  • Orphan subsidiary
  • Increased costs (inflation, raw materials, energy, staff…)
  • Situational diagnosis
  • Sizing
  • Cash Management
  • Working Capital restart
  • Operational restructuring
  • Reporting to Banks
  • Realiable and verified forecasts
  • Reporting to Board of Directors
Restructuring and/or change of control
  • Option analysis
  • Board advisory
  • Insolvency scenarios
  • Refinancing
  • Financial Control
  • Debt trading
  • Control by NK5 or by third parties
Value recovery
  • Focus on Company Value
  • Focus on business/management
  • Execution of value levers
  • Business Growth
  • Business Plan compliance
  • Leadership
  • Alignment of interests
Value creation
  • Value Maximization
  • Industrial disinvestment
  • Repurchase by partners
  • Public listing
  • Debt Refinancing
  • Capitalization
  • Investor’s Agenda
Who we are
An expert team at your service

Action oriented professionals, that solve challenges when time and options are limited

Juan José Nieto
Chairman & Founding Partner

“Our experience allows us to understand the pressures and challenges that a company faces.”

Manuel Roca de Togores
Chief Operating Officer & Founding Partner

“We know the levers and necessary tools to tackle the instability and financial problems of a company.”

Success stories
Success stories

Our presence is extensive and includes leading companies in a wide variety of sectors

Featured Cases
Services / Tourism
CRO + Debt Advisory

A company from the tourism sector with a high degree of leverage that kept bank financing lines disabled. NK5 acted as CRO performing weekly monitoring of cash flow and requesting financing from banks based on the reviewed Business Plan and the company’s repayment capacity.

Industrial / Basic industry

Investment opportunity analyzed together with a financial institution. The acquisition was dismissed due to lack of visibility on the Business Plan and the viability of the business.

Industrial / Aluminum
CRO + Investment

In 2015 Baux group was on the edge of bankruptcy with multiple operational problems motivating the entry of NK5 as CRO. As part of a complex restructuring process, NK5 becomes the sole shareholder of Baux that successfully disinvests the Company in 2018.