Davide Proverbio

Davide Proverbio

Davide specialises in corporate finance, M&A, private equity and real estate. He advises private equity houses and banks in the private equity and financial institutions sectors.

Recent transactions include advising:

  • Coller Capital on its acquisition of a number of fund interests from Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena
  • Finint on its investment in Lafert Group
  • Xenon Private Equity on its investment in Matica Group.


  • Chambers Europe and Chambers Global rank  Davide among, respectively, 50 top Italian lawyers working in private equity and 100 top Italian lawyers in corporate/M&A
  • Legal 500 recommend him for corporate and M&A work.


  • Davide is author of several articles on corporate law, M&A and securities
  • Author of three Wolter Kluwer’s handbooks on M&A topics.


  • Tax and Legal Committee, AIFI (Italian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association)
  • Milan Bar Association.


Legal insights

Italian and Chinese Governments have signed on 23 March 2019 a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at strengthening bilateral cooperation in the context of Belt and Road Initiative

04 April 2019

Davide Proverbio, Milan-based Corporate partner, is interviewed by leading Italian legal publication Dritto 24.

07 January 2015