Leaderboard Awards

Financecommunity Awards 2023

Also this year, EQUITA and its professionals were awarded at the Financecommunity Awards. The award - sponsored by Financecommunity.it - is aimed at recognizing, within the Italian financial industry, the best professionals and teams that have distinguished during the year for the number, type of transactions and value of deals closes.

Congratulations to Andrea Ferrari (Co-Head of Equity Capital Markets), the Private Debt team and the M&A Advisory team of EQUITA for being awarded in this ninth edition! Congratulations also to all the other EQUITA professionals (7!) and teams (7!) who positioned among runners-up in several categories!

Capital Markets – Professional of the Year

Winner: Andrea Ferrari, Head of Equity Capital Markets

Rationale: Andrea and his team have assisted top clients active in several industries (design, luxury, gaming...) with their IPO processes, raising more than €1 billion. Among other things, in 2023 EQUITA ranked first in Europe by number of listings closed.

Private Debt – Team of the Year

Winner: EQUITA Capital SGR

Rationale: the team has been at the top of the industry for many years and also in 2023 was able to grow further in the Italian private debt landscape. The team is laying the foundation to expand its activities abroad with the launch of its third private debt fund.

Deal of the Year – KKR TIM

Winner: EQUITA

Rationale: A relevant transaction, strategic for Italy. the US fund KKR acquired the fixed network for €20 billion and this will allow TIM to reduce its financial indebtedness and focus on service activities.