Clairfield International

In 2020, Equita joined Clairfield International, the leading M&A advisory firm for global midmarket transactions.

By entering the Clairfield partnership and gaining access to its partners’ sector expertise, Equita has strengthened its ability to successfully execute cross-border M&A transactions, benefitting corporates, institutions and private equity clients with which the Group collaborates daily.

Equita Clairfield

Top 10

in European midmarket rankings

Top 20

in worldwide midmarket rankings


deal closed annually


cumulative deal value last 5 years

By joining Clairfield International, we are sharing our core M&A advisory competences with highly specialised corporate finance professionals, strengthening our ability to advise clients in cross-border transactions

Today, Equita ranks among the top M&A advisors in Italy, an important achievement that has been possible thanks to the continuous growth of the investment banking division and the team’s excellent track-record in assisting clients.

Andrea Vismara, Chief Executive Officer at Equita,


About Clairfield International

Clairfield is an international corporate finance firm that provides advisory services, mainly in cross-border mergers and acquisitions, to international corporations, family-owned businesses, and financial investors.

Clairfield ( was founded in 2005 by four European M&A advisory boutiques – including K Finance (now Equita K Finance) – and counts more than 35 offices in more than 20 countries across Europe, the Americas and the Asia-Pacific area.

With more than 300 corporate finance professionals and industry experts, Clairfield focuses on the middle-market segment, designing and executing transactions of generally up to US Dollar 500 million.

Clairfield takes advantage of the international partners’ sector expertise and their deep understanding of local regulatory environments and cultures, key success factor in cross-border transactions.


Helping companies all over the world
in their strategic development and execution

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