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Skills, activities and training of Corrado Santini, Senior Partner of F2i

Experienced manager in the field of finance and infrastructure investments, Corrado Santini joined F2i – Fondi Italiani per le Infrastrutture in 2007. >

Corrado Santini: professional training and economical formation

Chartered accountant and auditor, Corrado Santini fits into the world of financial investments after graduating in Economics at Universit degli Studi di Parma and after attending MBA at Insead, the prestigious School of Business in Fontainebleau. His professional career began in Cie (forfaiting house), where He stayed for 3 years. In 1998 He was called to lead the project finance activities of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria for Italy: in the 9 years of collaboration Corrado Santini had the opportunity to experience and manage operations in various area, particularly in the fields of transport infrastructure, hospitals and real estate. Those years where useful for him to improve a range of skills in infrastructure sector, a prelude to his entrance in 2007 in F2i – Fondi Italiani per le Infrastrutture as a Senior Partner. Infrastructure investments and acquisitions of F2i

Founded in 2007 and led by Vito Gamberale, F2i SGR S.p.A., an acronym for Fondi Italiani per le Infrastrutture, is registered under number 247 at the Bank of Italy. The same year in August, the first fund was launched to enable investments in the infrastructure area and it ended with a total collection of 1,852 million of euro. The proceeds were used for major acquisitions in different areas, including significant shares of Infracis (highway), Mediterranea delle Acque (water), Gesac and SEA (airport) and Metroweb (telecommunications). In 2012 a new fund was launched, the collection of which is still active, that encouraged investment in other areas, such as Waste-to Energy (acquisition of 80% of TRM), and other consolidations (new share of SEA – Aeroporti di Milano S.p.A.).

For more information on the career of Corrado Santini, visit his personal blog, where you can find updates and news on his activities.

The profile of Corrado Santini, Chief Investment Officer of F2i since 2010

Senior Partner of F2i, Corrado Santini acquired in the course of his professional career an in-depth knowledge in the field of financial investments. >

The career of Corrado Santini

Corrado Santini attended the University of Parma where, in 1991, He graduated in Economics. He attended also in 1995 the Master in Business Administration at INSEAD – Institut Europen d’Administration des Affaires, in the French town of Fontainebleau, an important experience for him to improve his skills in economics and finance. The same year He started his professional career in Cie – Forfaiting House, where He stayed for the next three years. He joined in 1998 Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria as Responsible for all the activities of Project Finance in Italy. In the course of this experience He had the opportunity to specialize in various areas, including infrastructure transports, pipelines, aqueducts, real estate and energy. Corrado Santini and F2i – Fondi Italiani per le Infrastrutture

Corrado Santini joined F2i – Fondi Italiani per le Infrastrutture in 2007, the same year it was created by the manager Vito Gamberale. Configured as a tool institutional but private, F2i has become one of the major funds of the world active in the field of infrastructure, and the main in Italy. The first fund has among its contributors Cassa Depositi e Prestiti, the main Italian banks such as Unicredit and Intesa Sanpaolo, Merrill Lynch – BoA, some financial foundations and private and pension funds, which allowed a collection of 1,852 millions of Euro. A second fund was launched in July 2012 with a target of collection equal to 1,200 millions of Euro. F2i successfully completed since its establishment the acquisition of 15.7% of Alerion Clean Power, 63.8% of 2i Rete Gas, 70% of Gesac – International Airport of Naples, 49.8% of HFV, 26% of Infracis, 40% of Mediterranea delle Acque, 53.8% of Metroweb, 50.8% of Sagat – Airport of Turin, 44.31% of SEA – Airports of Milan Linate and Milan Malpensa and 60% of TRM. The Official Website of Corrado Santini, Senior Partner of F2i

The official website of Corrado Santini is the reference channel to keep you informed on the activities and the professional expertise of the Senior Partner of F2i – Fondi Italiani per le Infrastrutture. The home page presents the biography of the manager: his studies, his professional experiences and the operations He managed in the course of his career. In the official website you can find also a section which describes the main activities of F2i, its story from the constitution to the launch of the second fund. The “Online Resources” area is a collection of the other channels related to the professional figure of Corrado Santini: social networks, blogs and qualifying portals. The official website is available both in Italian and in English.

For more information on the biography of Corrado Santini, Senior Partner of F2i – Fondi Italiani per le Infrastrutture, and to keep you informed on the activities and the operations of the fund established by Vito Gamberale, visit the official website of the manager.