Riccardo has extensive experience in the origination and execution of complex transactions in a number of European countries, having led a number of projects in the power and gas (generation, transmission and distribution), renewable energy, water, logistics, social infrastructure, toll road, airport and port sectors.
Prior to joining Hideal Partners, Riccardo was part of the team which established Babcock & Brown’s Italian activities in 1993, where he spent fifteen years in the European Infrastructure Team. Previously, he spent two years in the Corporate Finance Team of Nomura International plc, in London and Milan, where he was involved in a number of M&A transactions in the food and retail sectors. Before Nomura, Riccardo spent two years in the Corporate Finance Department of Coopers & Lybrand in London, where he was involved in several assignments in hostile takeover support cases and LBOs.
Riccardo graduated from Bocconi University in Milan, with a degree in Corporate Finance.