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Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

VIA DELLE QUATTRO FONTANE 20, 00184 ROME, ITALY
Tel:
Work +39 06 47 87 51
Fax:
Fax +39 06 48 71 101
Email:
Web:
www.gop.it
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Roberto Cappelli

Tel:
Work +39 02763741
Email:
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

Work Department

Roberto Cappelli is co-Head of Corporate M&A department

Position

Recognized among the top Corporate and M&A lawyers, Roberto Cappelli provides legal advice to private and public companies, domestic and international financial institutions as well as private equity funds in relation to general corporate and commercial matters, including the incorporation and management of companies and joint ventures.  He is regularly involved in merger operations, splits and acquisitions, including the transfer of company shares or equity capital.

Career

In 1989 Roberto was Partner of the Graziadei Law Firm and in 1993 he co-founded Grimaldi e Associati Law Firm. He joined the firm in 2011.

Languages

Italian, English and Spanish.

Member

He is member of the Italian Bar.

Education

He graduated in 1982 from the University “La Sapienza” of Rome.


Italy

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Roberto Cappelli - Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Regularly involved in important transactions in Italy, Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners' corporate and M&A group is led by the widely respected Francesco Gianni and Roberto Cappelli, while recent growth in the practice included Gabriele Arcuri and Andrea Gritti making partner. Key matters include Alessandro Giuliani leading the Italian law advice to Patheon, a global provider of drug development and delivery solutions to the pharmaceutical and biopharma sectors, on its sale to Thermo Fisher Scientific; and Alfredo D’Aniello acting for UniCredit on an agreement with Dorotheum for the sale of its Italian pawn credit business. The practice also acted for Atlantia on a joint investment with ACS and Hochtief in Abertis Infraestructuras, the Spanish-listed infrastructure company. Other highly regarded names are Andrea Aiello, Massimiliano Calabrò, Valentina Dragoni and Francesco Selogna. The firm also fields several foreign desk heads, including Rosario Zaccà for India and Mauro Sambati for Korea and Japan.

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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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