Geopolitical events continue to provide a challenging backdrop to M&A in Europe. In an effort to help give dealmakers clarity in navigating this new political era, attendees to Acuris events in 2017 events have benefitted from these first-hand views by government ministers and political commentators.
Nicola Anzivino, Partner at PwC explains to us how family offices are the backbone of the Italian economy with over 10,000 registered in the country. And how he thinks they can grow even stronger with help from private equity as they bring in a new managerial style to an aging industry.
We caught up with Fabio Sattin, Chairman and Founderat Private Equity Parters on the sidelines of the Italian M&A and Private Equity Forum 2016 to see get his thoughts on the state of PE in Italy and to give us insight into how his investment strategy differs from traditional funds.
Stefano Giudici, Head of Global Banking Italy at HSBC summarises his conversation with Francesco Tanzi, CFO at Pirelli and Maximo Ibarra, CEO of WIND Italy with Giovanni Amodeo, Global Editor-in-Chief at Mergermarket.