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Alessandro Picchi is an Italian lawyer in the Milan office with 10 years of experience in capital markets - equity and debt - corporate and public M&A. He regularly advises Italian companies, national and international investment banks and investment funds in connection with IPOs, rights issues and block trades as well as on debt offerings and convertible bonds. Alessandro also assists companies, financial institutions and funds on a multi-jurisdictional basis and across several sectors on public and private M&A transactions.
The underwriters in connection with UniCredit €13 billion rights issue. This transaction represents the largest rights issue in Italian history.
JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs and Mediobanca, as underwriters, in connection with the €162 million IPO of Technogym.
Banca IMI, Deutsche Bank, Mediobanca and UBS, as Managers, in connection with the €795 million Initial Public Offering of INWIT S.p.A. on the Milan Stock Exchange., in which approximately 40% of the Company’s ordinary shares were sold.
De'Longhi Industrial S.A., controlling shareholder of DeLclima S.p.A., in its €508 million sale of 74.97 percent of the share capital of DeLclima S.p.A., a listed Italian company active in the manufacturing and sale of chillers and heat pumps.
IMA S.p.A. and SO.FI.M.A. S.p.A. in connection with a combined €110 million Capital Increase and Private Placement of shares carried out through an accelerated bookbuilding offering to institutional investors.
Banca IMI S.p.A., as Italian Lead Manager, and the Institutional Managers Banca IMI S.p.A., Merrill Lynch International, Goldman Sachs International, UniCredit Corporate & Investment Banking, Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited and HSBC Bank plc, in connection with the €446 million initial public offering of OVS S.p.A. on the Milan Stock Exchange.
Atlantia S.p.A. in connection with the €228 million private placement of treasury shares carried out through an accelerated bookbuilding offering to institutional investors.
Banca IMI in connection with the combined spin-off from Autogrill S.p.A and listing on the Italian Stock Exchange of World Duty Free S.p.A.
Goldman Sachs, Mediobanca and UBS, as Underwriters, in connection with the Moleskine €490 million initial public offering on the Milan Stock Exchange (including Rule 144A tranche).
Barclays, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Mediobanca, Nomura, UBS and UniCredit in connection with €1.1 billion Rights Issue of Unipol Gruppo Finanziario S.p.A.