Patrizio Messina is a dual
qualified lawyer (England and Wales, and Italy), a senior legal expert in
International Business and Finance with specific regional focus on Europe and Africa (WAEMU and CEMAC). Patrizio
serves as leader of the Global Finance sector and is a member of the Firm’s Global Management Committee.
Patrizio is fellow of the King's College of London and visiting professor at the MBA of
the LUISS Business School in “Legal Aspects of International Business Finance”.
Patrizio represents governments, large public
companies, global leading banking and financial groups, hedge and private
equity funds on complex and pioneering transactions.
Patrizio is (i) a deep expert in Debt Capital Markets transactions spreading from Corporate bonds, Eurobonds, Mini-bonds, EMTN and private placements, to
asset finance and securitizations as well as other structured financings
collateralized by a large variety of performing and non-performing assets; and (ii) senior advisor in major strategic M&A in Europe with focus in the banking, energy and infrastructure industries.
His experience includes
sophisticated banking deals, leveraged finance and tailored funding