Matteo Cirla

Matteo Cirla

Matteo joined IGI in 2010, after having worked for over 6 years as a Partner of Synergo, a private equity firm which he co-founded in 2004.  Prior to joining Synergo, he spent 6 years, covering various investment banking roles.  Matteo started his professional career with Arthur Andersen in Milan in 1996.

Matteo graduated in Economics and Commerce from the University of Pavia and received his Master in Corporate Finance from the SDA Bocconi School of Management.

Angelo Mastrandrea

Angelo Mastrandrea

Angelo has been in IGI for 15 years, joining the company in 2003 to become Investment Director with increasing responsibility for buyout operations.  He became Partner in 2016.  Prior to joining IGI, he worked in Mediobanca as an analyst in the Risk Management and Management Control divisions.

Angelo graduated in Business Economics from the University of Bari and received his Master in Merchant Banking from the LIUC University Carlo Cattaneo.

Federico Tecilla

Federico Tecilla

Federico started his professional career in 1997 as Research Associate in Industrial Technologies with CNR.  He subsequently joined Boston Consulting Group where he spent over 7 years focusing on operational effectiveness and private equity due diligence assignments.  In 2006, he joined Investitori Associati where he worked until 2011 as Associate Partner.  From 2012 to 2016, he was the CEO of Tucano Urbano, a private equity backed company in the apparel and accessories business.

He joined IGI in 2017 as Partner of the firm.

Federico graduated in Industrial Management Engineering from the Politecnico of Milan and received his MBA from Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Giorgio Cirla

Giorgio Cirla

Prior the foundation of IGI in 1998, Giorgio Cirla was Managing Director of Interbanca from 1997 to 2006 and of Arca Merchant from 1987 to 1997, and previously Deputy General Manager and Chief Operating Officer of Banco Lariano from 1960 to 1987.

In his role as Chairman of IGI, he focuses on the origination of new investment opportunities and on investor relations.

Paolo Merlano

Paolo Merlano

Paolo is one of IGI’s Partners and has served as the company’s CFO since its foundation. Prior to joning IGI in 1998, he spent 7 years working as a credit analyst in Interbanca.

Paolo graduated in Management Engineering from the Politecnico of Milan.

Cristian Cantaluppi

Cristian Cantaluppi

Cristian joined IGI in 2006, after having worked for 2 years as a financial consultant at BFS and 6 years as a credit analyst at Interbanca.  Prior to joining Interbanca, he spent seven years as the CFO of a mid-sized company based in Como.

Cristian graduated in Economics and Commerce from the Cattolica University of Milan.

Andrea Bruschi

Andrea Bruschi

Andrea joined IGI Private Equity in 2018 after five years as a Partner of Labs Investments, an M&A boutique, responsible for origination and execution of mainly sale-side primary mid-cap deals.

Previously, he carried out major financial and turnaround operations for an advisory, specializing in management control and financial performance analysis.

Andrea graduated in Economics and Law at the Bocconi University of Milan.

He is a Board Member of Bracchi.

Francesco Griffi

Francesco Griffi

Francesco joined IGI in 2015 after having obtained his degree in Accounting, Financial Management and Control from the Bocconi University of Milan.

Giancarlo Gramegna

Giancarlo Gramegna

Giancarlo joined IGI in 2006, after having worked for over 10 years in the Corporate Banking division of Intesa Sanpaolo, specializing in syndicated financing transactions

Giancarlo graduated in Economics and Commerce at the Cattolica University of Milan.

Enrico Saronni

Enrico Saronni

Enrico has been with IGI since 2006.
He is the Middle Office and Accounting Manager

Mary Ellis-Rees

Mary Ellis-Rees

Mary joined IGI in 2010.
She is the Office Manager and Executive Assistant.