Stefano Giudici

Managing Director

Head of Italian Investment Banking


Stefano Giudici, Managing Director, Head of Italian Investment Banking


Stefano holds a degree cum laude in Business Administration from Bocconi University


Stefano joined Nomura in February 2017. Prior to Nomura, he worked for 12 years at HSBC in Milan, where he was Head of Corporate and Investment Banking

Before HSBC, Stefano worked for 11 years at Lazard in London and Milan

Notable transactions include:

Advised Atlantia in the c. €1.1bn acqusition of a 15.5% stake in Getlink

Advised PSP Investments on its investment commitment into the new €3.1bn F2i Fund III

Advised WindTre on its €10.7bn refinancing

Advised ICBPI on the acquisition of Setefi 100% share capital 

Advised UniCredit on the disposal of card processing activities in Italy, Germany and Austria

Advised Vimpelcom on the merger between Wind and 3 Italia

Advised Charterhouse on the disposal of DOC Generici to CVC Capital Partners

Provided financing in the context of Exor acquisition of PartnerRe

Provided financing in the context of ChemChina acquisition of Pirelli 

Advised F2i on the disposal of 49% stake in F2i Aeroporti to Ardian and Credit Agricole Assurance

Advised Pirelli on the disposal of its steelcord activitites to Bekaert

Advised Wind on the disposal of 90% of its tower operator division to Cellnex

Provided financing in the context of 35% sale of CDP Reti to State Grid Corporation of China

Advised PAI on the disposal of Nuance to Dufry

Advised Wind on the issue of 5-year and 6-year HY Senior Secured Notes

Advised Kuwait Petroleum on the acquisition of Shell’s Italian retail, logistics and aviation businesses 

Advised UniCredit, Intesa and MPS on the disposal of their stakes in SIA

Advised TeamSystem on the issue of 6-year HY Senior Secured Notes

Advised Charterhouse on the acquisition of 80% stake in Nuova Castelli

Advised and Fairness Opinion to Telefonica in the context of the capital increase in Telecom Italia

Advised Snam on the acquisition of TIGF

Advised Prysmian on the issue of 5-year convertible bond

Advised Bain / Clessidra on the disposal of Cerved to CVC Capital Partners

Advised Kraft on the disposal of Simmenthal to Bolton

Advised Ferretti family on the disposal of Ferretti Group to Shandong Heavy Industry Group, RBS and SVP

Advised Benetton independent directors on the PTO launched by Edizione on Benetton 

Advised Italcementi on the disposal of Axim to Sika

Advised BC Partners on the acquisition of 69% stake in Gruppo Coin from PAI Partners

Advised F2i and AXA on the acquisition of G6 Rete Gas 100% share capital

Advised Covea Mutual Insurance on the acquisition of 81% stake in BPM Vita

Advised Lactalis on the acquisition of 71% stake in Parmalat

Advised F2i and AXA on the acquisition of E.ON Rete Italia 100% share capital

Advised F2i on the acquisition of 65% stake in GESAC (Naples airport)

Advised F2i and AXA on the acquisition of 80% stake in Enel Rete Gas

Advised on several Initial Public Offerings, including OVS, Fincantieri and Cerved

Advised on several additional Rights Issues, including Unicredit (€13.0bn), MPS (€5.0bn), Banco Popolare (€1.5bn), BPER (€750m), Unicredit (€7.5bn), MPS (€2.2bn), UBI Banca (€1.0bn), Intesa Sanpaolo (€5.0bn)