Vincenzo Giannantonio

Vincenzo Giannantonio
via Dante, 9
+39 02 7217091
+39 02 72170950


Who's Who Legal Italy - M&A and Governance

Vincenzo focuses his activity on corporate and M&A transactions with particular emphasis on private equity. His clients include private equity funds, listed and unlisted companies, as well as family businesses, entrepreneurs and management teams involved in M&A transactions (sell-side and buy-side). He is regularly involved in secondary private equity deals (such as transfers of portfolio companies and units/quotas in closed funds/LPs).

Vincenzo’s recent M&A work includes advising AEA Investors on the acquisition of Siemens Water Technologies from Siemens; Intesa Sanpaolo on the sale of SH 130 to Strategic Value Partners, Archview and Merrill Lynch; Advent and Bain Capital on the acquisition of Setefi from Intesa Sanpaolo; Granarolo on the acquisition of Venchiaredo from Emmi Group; Palladio on the subscription of a share capital increase and a convertible bond in Rina; Syntegra Capital on the acquisition of Moleskine and subsequent sale to D’Ieteren; Five Arrows – Rothschild on the acquisition of Atlante Private Equity Fund.

Vincenzo is one of the founding partners and member of the executive committee of the firm.
Previously, he has been a partner of a leading Italian law firm from September 2009, after having worked for eight years in two primary international law firms.

Vincenzo graduated in law cum laude and obtained a postgraduate degree in merchant banking. He was admitted to the Italian Bar in 2005.

Vincenzo speaks fluent Italian, English and Spanish.

WWL says: Vincenzo Giannantonio receives widespread recognition for his "great problem-solving skills and ability to understand complex financial matters in transactions".

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Italy which can be purchased from our Shop.

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