Angelo Benessia is, along with Cristiana Maccagno Benessia, founding partner of the firm.
He is active in the field of civil law, with particular focus on commercial, corporate, banking, regulatory and financial intermediaries matters.
He has comprehensive experience in Italian and cross-border public and private mergers and acquisitions, acquisition finance and structured finance. He has regularly advised and represented companies active in the field of investment management and capital markets, as well as many private-law foundations.
He is regularly active in litigation either before Italian Courts and, along with foreign colleagues, abroad - and in arbitration, both as counsel and arbitrator.
As an expert in corporate governance, he has served as independent director in the board of directors of several listed companies, and has been chariman of Compagnia di San Paolo, a relevant shareholder of Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A.
He is admitted to the Turin Bar since 1966 and has been registered to practice before the Court of Cassation and the superior courts since 1981.
Languages: French and English.
vCard: Angelo Benessia