Friday, July 22, 2016

Quercus and Swiss Life Asset Managers announce the acquisition of two photovoltaic (PV) plants in Italy with a combined capacity of c. 7.3MW

London, Luxembourg: 22 July 2016: Quercus Assets Selection and Swiss Life Asset Managers announce the successful acquisition of two ground-mounted solar PV plants with a capacity of 6.5MW and 0.77MW respectively, located in the Molise Region, Italy.

The transaction was carried out and completed by Azienda Solare Italiana S.p.A (“ASI”), formerly known as Antin Solar Investments, which Quercus and Swiss Life Asset Managers acquired in April 2016 through a 50/50 joint venture. With these additions, ASI’s portfolio consists of eleven plants totalling 84.4 MW and a combined annual production of 140 GWh.

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Giulio Valiante’s profile: Business Angel and StartUp Investor

Thanks to Giulio Valiante, today one of the most successful Manager and Business Angel in Italy, in the last decade a large number of startups has increased their business and has become huger companies.

Giulio Valiante's career: first years in marketing sector

Giulio Valiante - Business angelBorn in Naples in 1963, Giulio Valiante's academic path took place in his hometown, at the Federico II University, where he studied Economics and Business. Here, he gained his Bachelor's degree with valuable results in 1988. His professional path started in 1989 when he started working for Henkel Group, remaining in this company until 1995. Working at first in Milan, he also got the chance to join the Group's Vienna seat, between 1991 and 1993. In this international environment, he joined the team that managed the integration process of the marketing strategies dedicated to the Western part of Europe. In 1995, he got hired from Wax Italy, a further consumer goods distributing company, where he operated as Export & Marketing Manager in charge of the European Automotive Division. Two years later Giulio Valiante moved to Barilla Alimentare S.p.A., one of the major Italian multinational corporations. He worked as Trade & International Sales Account Manager until 1999, when he decided to give his career a fresh new start and, therefore, changed his professional field. His new career was going to be settled in the digital economy sector, becoming a forerunner of a field that was just blooming in Italy at that time and, therefore, one of the first players in this new world.

The career of Federico Cervellini from the start to its recent developments

All activities and tasks Federico Cervellini undertook during his career, from his debut in the security sector, to the position of Director of Corporate Affairs of MBM Group in Dubai.

The career of Federico Cervellini in its infancy

Federico Cervellini - Director of Corporate AffairsFederico Cervellini was born in 1974, attending high school in Emilia-Romagna region. He began his professional career in the Italian territory, addressing security duties in favor of internationally renowned consumer goods businesses, as well as prominent professionals belonging to the world of entertainment, in the period between 1998 and 2003. He continued his professional path elevating his customers' level and paying professional security services for well-known fashion houses as well as for large multinationals, particularly those working in the technology sector. Diversifying his activities, in 2005 Federico Cervellini decided to found in partnership an entertainment activity called Palazzo Guidi 1556. Based in the city of Rimini, dedicated to all kind of events, such as weddings, parties and celebrations, this special location is specialized in offering banqueting and catering services. Inside this business, Federico Cervellini is handling Public Relations activities, as well as taking the responsibilities of Sales and Marketing sectors of the business. The skills he managed to acquire are such that he got called to perform the same work for similar businesses.

Thursday, March 24, 2016

3,000 students to get free education

Gems Education (Global Education Management System), a division of the Varkey Group, a Dubai-based organisation, has announced the allocation of four per cent of its school seats, which is equivalent to 3,000 seats, as endowment for pupils who cannot afford tuition fees.

10 steps to prep your new small business for success

Starting a small business is a long sought-after dream for many Americans. Unfortunately, for half of those who pursue that dream, the ending isn't a happy one (click here to download statistics from the U.S. Small Business Association).

Cerca nella Blogger Web Directory di Siti Web