Team

Stefania Agosta Stefania Agosta
Stefania Agosta
Distribution

BIO AND CONTACTS

Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance, followed by a Master of Science at Queen Mary University in London. She’s started her job career in Banca Akros, rotating in various departments, from Asset Securitization, to M&A, to Credit Advisory. She’s part with Epic since 2018 and she’is part of the Distribution team.

Giuliano V. Altieri Giuliano V. Altieri
Giuliano V. Altieri
Structuring

BIO AND CONTACTS

Master of Science in Law and Business Administration at Università L. Bocconi in Milan. After some experience in Investment Banking, such as Rothschild, he advised on restructuring and listing on AIM Italia. Chartered accountant and auditor since 2013.

Francesca Bartoli Francesca Bartoli
Francesca Bartoli
Knowledge Hub

BIO AND CONTACTS

Ph.D. in Economics at Siena University and Master in Data Science at Milan University. Economist with 10+ years experience in the analysis of SMEs and credit system, she's started her career in UniCredit, becoming Head of economic and banking research. After 3 years in Assolombarda, she joined Epic in September 2018, where she’s involved in market research, marketing and communication activities.

Alessandro Bassignani Alessandro Bassignani
Alessandro Bassignani
Structuring

BIO AND CONTACTS

General Management degree at Bocconi university, he’s worked as analyst in small entities for more than 2 years, he then continued his career for about 8 years in the equity capital market of Ambromobiliare, a strategic advisory firm where he’s dealt with various IPOs on AIM Italia, before joining Epic in 2018.

Massimo Bianchi Massimo Bianchi
Massimo Bianchi
Executive Board Member

BIO AND CONTACTS

A Managing Director with successful experience in the capital market industry, first in Intesa Sanpaolo Group, then in Unicredit for 5 years, followed by 12 years in Société Générale. He holds a Business Administration degree followed by full time MBA focused in Finance and Financial Services. In Epic since 2018, he is an Executive Board Member.

Paolo Botta Paolo Botta
Paolo Botta
Origination

BIO AND CONTACTS

Paolo is a Corporate & Investment Banking professional with 20 year expertise gained in Citi as a Relationship Manager, responsible for the origination of all CIB products for a portfolio of Italian and international corporate clients based in Italy and abroad. More recently Paolo has worked as Senior Advisor/Consultant for Banca Finnat Private Bank and as Business Development Consultant for BIP - Business Integration Partners - a leading management consulting company focused on supporting companies in the research and adoption of disruptive technological innovation.

Antonio Chicca Antonio Chicca
Antonio Chicca
Executive Board Member

BIO AND CONTACTS

Master degree in Business Administration at London European Business School. He started his career in derivatives and investment banking, holding managerial roles first in Tullett & Tokyo and BNP Paribas, then in Lehman Brothers and Nomura International, all based in London. Antonio joined Epic in 2019, where he leads the Origination team and is a board member.

Anna Clivio Anna Clivio
Anna Clivio
Executive Board Member

BIO AND CONTACTS

Over 30 years of experience in Corporate and Investment Banking with focus on Risk Management and Credit Portfolio Management. She worked at Citibank for 10 years as Senior Credit Officer and Head of the Financial Analysis Unit. At ABN AMRO Anna spent 6 years as Head of Credit Risk Assessment Department, CRO and Head of Credit Portfolio Management; at Banca IMI for almost 7 years she was Head of Credit Department, member of the Steering Committee and Capital Allocation Committee. In Tages Group Anna acted as CRO for 3 years.

Giulia Confortini Giulia Confortini
Giulia Confortini
Business Intelligence

BIO AND CONTACTS

After a Bachelor’s degree in Banking and Finance at Università Cattolica of Milan, she continued her studies obtaining a Master degree in Digital Innovation and Fintech. During the master she joined Epic as an intern and she now continues as financial analyst.

Gianluca Conte Gianluca Conte
Gianluca Conte
Distribution

BIO AND CONTACTS

Master of Science in Banking and Finance at Università Cattolica in Milan, Gianluca has worked for 3 years as portfolio manager in the private banking area of Banca Akros. He joined Epic in 2018 and he is part of the Distribution team.

Massimo Corgnali Massimo Corgnali
Massimo Corgnali
Origination

BIO AND CONTACTS

He developed his 30-years banking experience with Banca Popolare di Cividale, Banca di Cividale and Hypo Alpe Adria Bank as Branch Manager and Corporate Relationship Manager. He joined Epic in May 2020 where he covers corporate clients in the North-East.

Andrea Crovetto Andrea Crovetto
Andrea Crovetto
Co-founder & CEO

BIO AND CONTACTS

His career starts at Citibank capital markets, later CEO of UniCredit's TradingLab Bank, Deputy General Manager of UniCreditBank, General Manager of Banca Roma, CEO of Banca IMI, General Manager of Banca Finnat. Sponsor of many innovative initiatives such as:TLX, MAC/AIM, KiloVar. He’s co-author of the book “SME Funding” edited in 2017 from Palgrave Mac Millan.

Matteo Di Nardi Matteo Di Nardi
Matteo Di Nardi
Business Intelligence

BIO AND CONTACTS

Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Management at Università Cattolica of Milan. After a brief experience in a consulting firm, he completed a MSc in Finance at ESADE Business Law School. Matteo joined Epic in 2019 as financial analyst.

Guido Ferrarini Guido Ferrarini
Guido Ferrarini
Co-founder & Chairman

BIO AND CONTACTS

Jurist with international experience in the field of company law and capital markets, lawyer, professor of commercial law (now University of Genoa, before Hamburg, Bonn, Cambridge, Frankfurt, Ghent, Columbia, New York, Stanford). He was also President of EuroTLX, consultant for the Draghi Commission for the Consolidated Law on Financial Intermediation (TUF) and consultant for the Corporate Governance of the Italian Stock Exchange.

Luciano Fusco Luciano Fusco
Luciano Fusco
Origination

BIO AND CONTACTS

Corporate & Investment Banking professional with 15+ years’ experience gained in several Italian and foreign banks as Capital Markets Sales and Relationship Manager. Strong background in Derivatives and Corporate Banking products. He holds a Master of Science in Economics and Finance from Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca.

Alessandro Merlini Alessandro Merlini
Alessandro Merlini
Business Intelligence

BIO AND CONTACTS

Bachelor's degree in Engineering Physics at Politecnico di Milano where he’s currently studying International Business for the Master's degree in Management Engineering. In Epic since 2018, he’s part of the Origination team and he’s involved in the innovation and development project of Epic's platform.

Fabio Mungai Fabio Mungai
Fabio Mungai
Origination

BIO AND CONTACTS

Graduated in Law with a major in Business Administration. He has worked with important banks in Italy and abroad holding important roles in marketing and business development. His activity is mainly focused on Italian enterprises, supporting their managers to define and carry out projects of structured finance and initiatives of international development and relocation.

Alessio Nava Alessio Nava
Alessio Nava
Origination

BIO AND CONTACTS

Corporate finance professional, skilled in derivatives with exposure to ship finance and in vessels' sale and purchase. Advisor to SPACs/pre-booking promoting SMEs to originate, structure and negotiate IPOs. He’s started up the derivatives desk of UBI Banca and co-founded CALIPSO, a financial risk consulting firm. He holds a BA in Economics and MSc in Shipping, Trade and Finance.

Fabrizio Pescatori Fabrizio Pescatori
Fabrizio Pescatori
Origination

BIO AND CONTACTS

Degree in literature at Ca’ Foscari in Venice, he has a long background as director in commercial banks such as Unicredit, C.R. Venezia, Mediofactoring and Unicredit Factoring. He's an experienced corporate finance advisor for several companies, and in Epic he acts as business developer and originator in the North-East.

Silvia Quagliotti Silvia Quagliotti
Silvia Quagliotti
Customer Care

BIO AND CONTACTS

Silvia is in Epic since its foundation, and she’s responsible for professional private investors. She has a long career in customer care, communication and marketing of financial products for institutional and private clients. She's spent 20 years with Citigroup, where she participated to the launch of the market for covered warrants and certificates in Italy.

Massimo Robbiati Massimo Robbiati
Massimo Robbiati
Technology co-head

BIO AND CONTACTS

First level degree in electronic engineering at Milan Politecnico, he’s spent 10+ years as software analyst, designer and developer both in small companies and big entities such as Infocert.

Danabel Sosa Valdez Danabel Sosa Valdez
Danabel Sosa Valdez
Technology co-head

BIO AND CONTACTS

He began his career as IT consultant and software developer in 1997, in 2002 he joined the Ministry of Law and Justice of Santo Domingo Government as IT consultant, then worked as an independent IT consultant for private hospitals, online media, telecoms and industrial companies and for the Presidency of the Dominican Republic, before joining Epic in 2016.