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Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

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Stefano Bucci

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Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

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Private Equity




Stefano Bucci specialises in M&A, private equity, leverage buy-out, venture capital, and joint ventures. His expertise also extends to competition law, as well as corporate and commercial law.
He has advised a number of domestic and multinational corporations in significant acquisition transactions and related acquisition financing, as well as in take-overs of listed corporations. He has been involved in transactions (on behalf of private equity funds and companies) with insurance and banking targets, dealing with both the M&A aspects as well as the regulatory side of the transactions. He frequently assists investment banks, Italian and overseas private equity funds and companies in connection with participation to public bids and privatisations.
He is a board member and internal auditors member of several companies, including listed companies.


He speaks Italian, English and French.


Stefano is a member of the Italian Bar, the International Fiscal Association, the Italian Tax Group and the Official Accounting Auditors Registry.


Stefano holds a law degree from the University “La Sapienza” of  Rome, where he now regularly lectures, as well as a Masters degree in Tax and Corporate Practice from the University LUISS Guido Carli in Rome.


Industry focus: Manufacturing

Within: Industry focus: Manufacturing

The manufacturing practice at Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners stands out for corporate and M&A, banking and finance, insolvency and restructuring, and also litigation. In 2018, the firm acted for KKR on its acquisition of Gruppo Argenta from Motion Equity Partners through portfolio company Selecta Group, as well as on a €1.3bn refinancing. The team also represented Finder in cross-jurisdictional litigation concerning the termination of a distribution agreement with a Belgian distributor. Corporate partner Stefano Bucci is a key figure.

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Private equity

Within: Private equity

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners' PE sector experience has traditionally been in retail, fashion and luxury, insurance, infrastructure, health and pharmaceuticals; and the team assists with complex exit and governance situations. Stefano Bucci acted for KKR on the acquisition, through its controlled company Selecta, of Gruppo Argenta, a vending and coffee service provider, from Motion Equity Partners; and Gianluca Ghersini advised Ergon Capital Partners on the sale of Golden Goose, an Italian luxury lifestyle fashion company, to The Carlyle Group. Francesco Gianni and Roberto Cappelli are widely esteemed transactional practitioners; other experienced names are Renato Giallombardo and Massimiliano Calabrò.

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