Riccardo Martinelli is the Director of Vitale & Co. (IMAP Italy). He has been involved in many corporate finance transactions, in sectors including mechanical industry, mass market, clothing industry, fashion and automotive. Riccardo is an expert in complex financial restructuring transactions, including pre-bankruptcy procedures. Prior to joining Vitale & Associati, Riccardo was promoter for PolizzaLab, the main insurance online broker in Italy (from 2000 to 2001). Prior to that, Riccardo was Director at the corporate finance division of ING in 2000, after being Director of the corporate finance division at PwC from 1996 to 1999. He has also worked with Akros Finanziaria.
Practice Areas: M&A, Restructuring, Private Equity, Valuations.
Sector Expertise: Manufacturing, Mechanical, Automotive, and Consumer Goods.
Riccardo has an MBA from INSEAD and a Degree in Economics for the University of Florence (Università degli Studi di Firenze).
Daniele Sottile is the Managing Partner at Vitale & Co. (IMAP Italy). He has more than 25 years experience in the financial advisory industry and has been involved in many large corporate finance transactions including de-listings, securities placement, international joint ventures and restructuring of holding companies. Prior to that he was with Lazard Italia as the Director responsible for Banking, Insurance and Financial Services. He also worked with Vitale & Borghesi after being an analyst at the Corporate Finance Division at Gemina.
Practice Areas: M&A, joint ventures, restructurings, financial advisory.
Sector Expertise: Financial Services, Industrials, Telecommunications, Media, Aerospace and Defense, and Non-food Retail.
Daniele holds a Graduate degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University in Milan.