Alessandro Piga

Associate, Milan

Biography

Overview

Alessandro Piga is an associate in the Milan office and his practice concentrates primarily on securities transactions and corporate finance, with particular focus on high-yield debt offerings.

Alessandro has represented corporate issuers in connection with secured and unsecured debt offerings, including Rule 144A and Regulation S high-yield notes. Alessandro also has advised corporate issuers in connection with equity offerings, particularly IPOs.

Bars and Courts
Milan Bar
Education
JD
Combined Bachelor and Master of Science in Law
Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi

Milan

Joint certificate in International and Business Law (Themis Program)
Freie Universität Berlin
Languages
Italian
English
Spanish

Experience

SIA S.p.A. in connection with the syndacated financing for the acquisition of First Data's business in certain countries in central and south eastern Europe.

CVC Capital Partners in connection with a €1.3 billion high yield bond issuance related to the proposed acquisition of FIMEI S.p.A., which owns 51.8 percent of the outstanding share capital of Recordati S.p.A. The senior secured notes have been issued by Rossini S.à.r.l. in two tranches: €650 million 6.750% fixed rate notes due 2025 and €650 million floating rates notes due 2025.

Gamenet Group S.p.A. in connection with the issuance of its €225 million Senior Secured Guaranteed Floating Rate Notes due 2023.The notes have been offered and sold pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act and listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. The proceeds were used to finance the acquisition of GoldBet S.r.l.

Acea S.p.A., as issuer, in connection with the Italian and English law aspects of the update of its €3 billion Euro Medium Term Note Programme.

Gamenet Group S.p.A. in connection with the issuance of its €225 million high yield Senior Secured Guaranteed Floating Rate Notes due 2023. The notes have been listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and offered and sold pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act.

Gamenet Group S.p.A. in connection with its initial public offering on the Milan Stock Exchange – STAR Segment, in which 34.8% of the company's ordinary shares were sold for a total amount of approximately €79 million.

Summit Partners and its portfolio company DentalPro in connection with the agreement for the acquisition of DentalPro by private equity fund BC Partners.

HP Pelzer Holding GmbH – Adler Pelzer Group in connection with the issuance of €350 million 4.125% Senior Secured Notes due 2024, which were issued pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act.

Banca IMI and Morgan Stanley, as joint bookrunners, in connection with Banca Popolare di Vicenza's €1.25 billion, 0.5% notes issuance due 2020.

Gamenet Group S.p.A. in connection with the issuance of its €200 million 6% Senior Secured Notes due 2021 (which were issued pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the Securities Act).