Bianca Caruso | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Bianca Caruso

Associate, Milan

T +39 020 068 8312

T +39 344 101 8594

E bianca.caruso@whitecase.com

Overview

Bianca Caruso is an associate in the Milan office and her practice areas are banking and finance, restructuring and general corporate and commercial law.

Prior to joining White & Case Bianca practiced at the Milan office of another Italian firm and, additionally, acted as legal counsel at a major international bank, providing legal advice on a broad range of banking transactions and services.

Bars and Courts

  • Milan Bar

Education

  • JD, Bocconi University
  • PhD, Business and Corporate Law, Bocconi University

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Experience

Grandi Navi Veloci S.p.A. in connection with its €320 million refinancing. The transaction included a Euro 245 million senior secured term and revolving credit facility and a €75 million private placement.

Huvepharma in connection with its acquisition of a business unit of the French multinational pharmaceutical company Sanofi S.A.

Arval in connection with the acquisition acquisition of GE Capital's European fleet management activity for approximately €2.4 billion. The scope of the acquisition covers more than 160,000 vehicles in 12 European countries and is part of a global transaction.

Leonardo Hotel Hermitage S.r.l. in connection with the acquisition for approximately €20 million of Hotel Hermitage in Milan, previously owned by the Monrif S.p.A.-controlled Emiliana Grandi Alberghi S.r.l. and Immobiliare Fiomes S.r.l.

Sponsors and borrowers in connection with the acquisition financing for the acquisition of Metroweb S.p.A. by F2i – Fondo Italiano per le Infrastrutture and Banca IMI.

Gnutti Cirillo Group in connection with a complex financial restructuring and corporate reorganization transaction of the group.

Grandi Navi Veloci S.p.A. in connection with the renegotiation of its €555 million facilities agreement and the entry into the Company's share capital by Marinvest S.r.l.

Publications

  • Novità in tema di responsabilità degli amministratori privi di deleghe, in IlSocietario, 22 febbraio 2016.
  • Revisione volontaria del bilancio e responsabilità della società di revisione, in Rivista di Diritto Societario, No. 1/2014.
  • Diritti di proprietà intellettuale e intese restrittive della concorrenza: principali decisioni e sviluppo normativi dell'ultimo decennio nell'ordinamento dell'Unione Europea, in Concorrenza e mercato, 2012.