Agenda

The 4th Annual Italian Private Equity Conference
Thursday 25th of October 2018 – Four Seasons Hotel in Milan.

For more information about speaking opportunities, contact content@pe-conference.org
*Please note that the conference will be held in English.

 

AGENDA FROM 2017 ITALIAN PRIVATE EQUITY CONFERENCE

08.00 – 09.00

Registration & Breakfast

Join us during in the early morning. This will be the best time to network without the conference hassle.

09.00 – 09.10

Opening Speech by BonelliErede

Umberto Nicodano
Partner
BonelliErede

09.10 – 09.20

Italian Private Equity Market Overview: Key Trends and Statistics

Francesco Giordano, PwC

Francesco Giordano
Partner
Pwc

09.20 – 10.00

Opening Panel: Italian Private Equity outlook: The Private Equity Renaissance

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Moderator:
Alessia Muzio

Chief Economist
AIFI

Massimiliano Caraffa
Director
The Carlyle Group

 

Giorgio de Palma
Managing Director
CVC Capital Partners

Stefano Bontempelli
Managing Director
Neuberger Berman

Luca Bassi
Managing Director
Bain Capital

10.30 – 11.15

Operational Excellence: Generating superior returns through operational excellence

 

Moderator:
Lorenzo Pietromarchi
Managing Director
AlixPartners

 

Elisabetta Frontini
Portfolio Team Member
Permira Associati S.p.A.

 

Fabio Giuseppetti
Partner
Palamon Capital Partners

 

Cristiano Musi
CEO
LandiRenzo

 

Karsten Langer
Partner
The Riverside Company

 

Fundraising: How to execute the best practice in fundraising?

 

Moderator:
Elena Giordano
Head of Regional Coverage-Southern Europe & Latin America
CACEIS

 

 

Véronique Courlier
CEO
Racines Partners

 

 

Edoardo Lanzavecchia
Senior Partner
Alpha Private Equity

 

 

Simon Elvidge
Board Director
EOS Investment Management

 

Luigi Bartone
Managing Director
Intermediate Capital Group

 

Raniero Proietti
Client Solutions, Head of Southern Europe
Partners Group

 


 

Italia: The Land of SME

 






Moderator:
Augusto Praloran

Managing Associate
BonelliErede

Valentina Franceschini
Partner
Wise SGR

 

Marco Piana
Founder & Managing Partner
VAM Investments

Fabrizio Baroni
Founder & Managing Partner
B4 Investimenti

 

Walter Ricciotti
CEO
Quadrivio Group

11.45 – 12.30

Deal sourcing: Finding the best opportunities in a competitive landscape

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Moderator:
Raffaele Legnani

Managing Director
HIG Capital

Frans Tieleman
Managing Partner
Eurazeo

Fabio Lorenzo Sattin
Chairman & Founding Partner
Private Equity Partners

 

Luigi Sbrozzi
Managing Director
Centerbridge

 

Kyle Shaw
Managing Partner
ShawKwei & Partners

Venture Capital & Growth Winners



Moderator:
Stefania Peveraro
Publishing Editor
BeBeez

Giuseppe Donvito
Partner
P101 Ventures

Vittorio Mauri
Partner
U-Start

 

Fausto Boni
Co-Founder & General Partner
360 Capital Partners

 

Claudio Giuliano
Managing Partner & Founder
Innogest

Direct and Co-investing

Moderator:
Salvatore Bruno

Editor in Chief and Founder
NeO Intelligence

Francesco Rigamonti
Former Co-Head of Private Equity Coinvestments at DB Private Equity
Senior Advisor to Glendower Capital

Francesco Silleni
Veteran Private Equity Investor

Manfredi Mattei
Managing Director
Janus Investment Platform

Michele Russo
Owner
Opera SGR SpA

12.45 – 13.15

Reps & Warranties by BonelliErede

Stefano Brunello
Partner
BonelliErede

Guido Giovannardi
Managing Associate
BonelliErede

13.15 – 14.15

Lunch Break

Enjoy top-quality hot and cold food with your fellow attendees.

14.15 – 15.00

Fashion & Luxury: Why invest in this sector?






Moderator:
Eliana Catalano

Partner
BonelliErede

Filippo Gaggini
Managing Partner
Progressio SGR

 

Roberta Benaglia
CEO & Founding Partner
Style Capital

Nicola Ferraris
Principal
Investcorp

Manuel Catalano
Partner & Board Member
Clessidra SGR

LPs Outlook on the Italian Market

Moderator:
Vincent Gillet
Client Director
SGG Group

Richard Damming
Senior Investment Manager
Schroder Adveq

 

Marco Natoli
Head of Lower Mid Market
European Investment Fund

Roberto Torrini

Managing Director
Alpinvest

Giada de Mattia
Client Relationships
Stepstone

15.30 – 16.00

Deal making: Concrete Private Equity opportunities

Cristiano Esclapon
Founder
SiamoSoci

 

Mauro Giacobbe
CEO
Facile.it

Manlio Accardo
Founder & CEO
Sailogy

16.15 – 17.00

How to successfully Exit in Italy






Moderator:
Saverio Rondelli
CEO & Head of Italy
Lincoln International

Stefano Iamoni
Chairman & CEO
Consilium Sgr

Nino Tronchetti Provera
Managing Partner & Founder
Ambienta

Pietro Busnardo
Founder & Managing Partner
Gradiente Sgr

Antonio Finocchi Ghersi
Head of Private Equity
IMI Fondi Chius

17.00 – 18.00

Closing Cocktail

Join us during in the late afternoon. This will be the best time to network without the conference hassle.