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Alessandro Engst

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Dentons

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Banking & Finance

Position

Alessandro Engst is a partner in the Banking & Finance practice and the head of the Financial Services area.

Alessandro focuses on financial institutions regulation, derivatives and investment funds.  He has a broad range of experience advising banks, fund managers, broker-dealers, investment firms, insurance companies, payment institutions, fintech companies and pension funds on the establishment and regulation of investment funds (including NPL and private debt funds), on a wide range of derivative transactions and on regulatory matters (including advising on MIFID II, CRR/CRD IV, UCITS V, EMIR, IDD, PSD2 and ELTIF regulation).

He is the author of various banking and finance law manuals and scientific articles.

Career

  • Partner, Dentons, Rome (2018-present)
  • Partner, Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale (2014-2018)
  • Managing Associate, Studio Legale Associato in associazione con Simmons & Simmons LLP (2004-2014)
  • Associate, Deloitte – Studio Legale Associato (2003-2004)
  • Associate, Andersen Legal (2000-2003)
  • Trainee, International Law Firm

Languages

English, Italian

Member

Admitted to the Bar, Italy, 2004

Education

Education: University of Rome “La Sapienza”, 1999, JD


Italy

Banking and finance: Bank regulatory

Within: Banking and finance: Bank regulatory

Dentons hired Alessandro Engst, who splits his time between Milan and Rome, from Eversheds Sutherland Associazione Professionale (where he was in charge of financial services) to strengthen the firm’s financial regulatory offering; Engst advises banks, asset managers, insurance companies, pension funds and social security institutions. Michele Odello was promoted to partner in March 2019.

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