Investcorp buys Vivaticket

Investcorp has acquired Vivaticket, a manager of electronic ticketing, access control systems and security services for events. No financial terms were disclosed. Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners advised Investcorp on the transaction.


Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners assisted the Bahrein Investcorp fund in the acquisition of Vivaticket, a group active in the management of integrated electronic ticketing and access control systems and in the organisation of security services for events.
The stakes were sold by the current shareholders, in particular the founders Luca Montebugnoli and Luana Sabattini, the Landi family, the Pilenga family and Bravo Capital.

Vivaticket, which manages events such as football matches, basketball matches, trade fairs and concerts, generates around 90 million euros in turnover and about ten million euros in gross operating profit.

The team of Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners was composed, for the corporate aspects, by Partner Gerardo Gabrielli, Counsel Nicola Martegani and Senior Associates Maria Persichetti and Guido Cavaliere; the fiscal aspects were handled by the team led by Partner Cristiano Garbarini and also composed by Senior Associate Alban Zaimaj and Associate Clementina Bastianutti Riccioni. The finance team was led by Partner Lorenzo Vernetti.