With the start of 2022, Aksìa Group has further strengthened its Investment Team with the entry of Filippo Anichini (Director), Chiara De Blasi (Manager) and Matteo Bertolo (Analyst). Aksìa investment team consists now of 9 professionals.

Filippo Anichini worked in the private equity fund HLD as Investment Director and was involved in the acquisition and management of companies both in Italy and in France. Prior to starting his private equity career, Filippo worked at BCG and AlixPartners as a consultant with gradually increasing roles. Filippo holds a BA in economics and corporate law from Università Cattolica di Milano and a master’s degree in finance from Università Bocconi.

Chiara De Blasi began her private equity career in 2017 with Motion Equity Partners, a French private equity fund. After two years, she moved to Nova Equity Partners, spin-off of the Motion Fund. Prior to that she worked for Morgan Stanley and UBS in London in their Investment Banking divisions. Chiara holds a BA in Finance and Economics and a MSc in Finance from Università Bocconi.

Matteo Bertolo has two years of experience in the M&A team of EY Strategy and Transactions working as an M&A advisor mainly in the fashion & luxury, consumer & retail and industrial sectors. Matteo started his career in 2019 in the Banca IMI's Corporate Solution team following an experience for a strategic advisory boutique in Singapore. Matteo holds a BA in Business and Economics from the Cà Foscari University of Venice and a MSc in Finance from the University of Melbourne.