Piero Carbone focuses on cross-border corporate transactions, particularly in the area of private equity. He advises private equity firms on a variety of transactions, including venture investments, buy-and-build transactions, mid-market and large leveraged buyouts and public-to-privates. Piero also advises fund managers on multi-jurisdictional fund raisings. He helps clients with both private and public M&A work, corporate reorganizations, joint ventures and share issuances. His clients include US and European private equity firms and fund managers from a variety of industries, including financial services, real estate, technology, hospitality and fashion.

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  • Represented BlueGem Capital Partners in their acquisition of Pool Service, the leading Italian professional hair care group and owner of the iconic Medavita brand
  • Represented Blue Gem Capital Partners, a European mid-market private equity firm, in the debt and equity restructuring of Jack Wills, well-known British lifestyle and fashion brand
  • Advised HIG on the financing of a real estate investment in Italy
  • Represented Intermediate Capital Group Plc, a British asset manager with over €27 billion in assets under management, in connection with the acquisition of Nadella, one of Europe’s leading producers of linear guides and rollers for industrial motion applications
  • Represented the QMS Group and its shareholder BlueGem Capital Partners in connection with the refinancing by Bremen Kreditbank Aktiengesellschaft of the acquisition of the QMS Group by BlueGem Capital Partners. QMS is a leading premium skin care brand, founded in 1986 by the renowned German former facial surgeon Dr. med Erich Schulte

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  • The Legal 500 UK 2016, 2017, 2020 recommended in Corporate and Commercial: Private Equity: mid cap
  • IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate 2020, rated as Notable Practitioner
  • Association for Corporate Growth (ACGP) 2015, Meritorious Service Award


  • Member of Law Society of England and Wales
  • Member of the Order of Lawyers of Milan


College of Law, London, Legal Practice Course, 2000
College of Law, London, Postgraduate Diploma in Law, 1999
University of Naples Federico II, LLM, cum laude, 1997

England and Wales

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