Luca Destito Joins Investindustrial

Luca Destito has joined Investindustrial. He previously was a partner with lnvestitori Associati.

PRESS RELEASE
We are pleased to announce a further important addition to the Investindustrial team. Effective today, Luca Destito is joining the investment team. Luca joins Investindustrial after six years with lnvestitori Associati, where he was a partner. Prior to that, he attended Harvard Business School for his MBA. Luca began his career in the investment banking division of Citigroup, where he worked in mergers & acquisitions out of London, New York and Hong Kong. He holds a M.Sc. in Economics from LUISS in Rome and speaks Italian and English. Luca’s investment experience spans a broad range of sectors including engineering, pharmaceuticals and retail. During his career he has carried out build-up investments as well as strategic repositionings, ranging from the lower end of the mid-market to large cap investments. Luca has been known by several members of the team for many years. He can be reached on ld@investindustrial.com. “Luca brings valuable industrial expertise and execution capabilities to our team of 30 professionals. He is an important part of a series of hires we have already made and have yet to make this year as we add significant depth to our investment team”, says Andrea C. Bonomi. “I am pleased to join one of the leading investment firms in Southern Europe. With its momentum and industrially-driven approach, it is arguably better equipped than any other firm to invest in the region over the next couple of years”, states Luca Destito. Investindustrial expects to further expand and strengthen its investment team in the coming months. *** Investindustrial is a leading Southern European investment group with approximately €2.1 billion of assets under management, which provides industrial solutions and capital to mid-market companies in Southern Europe. Its mission is to actively contribute to the development of the companies in which it invests, by creating growth opportunities and offering global solutions through an entrepreneurial pan-European vision. Certain companies of the Investindustrial group are authorized by, and subject to regulatory supervision of, the FSA and the JFSC in the United Kingdom and the CSSF in Luxembourg.