Founder and Managing Partner of Kaleidos, an independent M&A boutique.
Author of international scientific publications on the application of artificial intelligence for companies’ evaluation.
Before committing to investment banking activities, he started his career as Product Manager of the Fresh Product Division in Ferrero Netherlands.
Promoter of Glenalta Food in 2015 (merged with Orsero S.p.A. at the beginning of 2017), for 18 years he has been conducting advisory activities for corporate finance transactions and he is a specialist in Debt Restructuring and M&A activities on an international level.
He gained substantial experience as financial advisor of Italian and American companies and private equity funds as part of LBO and MBO activities. Main sectors: ceramic, food, clothing, automotive and some mechanical branches.
He obtained a PhD at Cà Foscari University in Venice and a Master at Columbia University in New York.
He is a CPA and a Certified Statutory Auditor.
To the advisory activity he combines an activity of evaluation of companies involved in transaction processes and insolvency procedures. Some examples: the independent appraisals for the merger between Julius Baer S.p.A. and Kairos Investment Management S.p.A.; the evaluation of the Seat Pagine Gialle and Seat Pagine Bianche brands and the international holdings of Seat Pagine Gialle S.p.A.; the appraisal of the De Tomaso brand in the bankruptcy of De Tomaso S.p.A; the fairness opinion of Società Camuna di Partecipazioni S.p.A. (formerly known as Carlo Tassara Finanziaria).