Profile submitted by Mario Ortu
Mario specialises in corporate and commercial law, with wide range of experience encompassing mergers and acquisitions (public and private), joint ventures and private equity transactions (including leveraged buyouts and management buyouts). His clients include major international and domestic financial institutions (investment banks, commercial banks and insurance companies) and private equity houses.
Italian Bar (1989). He is a member of the Italian Association of Private Equity Investors.
1987-90 Miele Croze e Associati - Padua and Milan offices; 1990-99 Pavia e Ansaldo (elected Partner in 1995); Joined Freshfields in 1999 where he became co-head of Freshfields' international insurance sector group. Mario joined Orsingher Ortu - Avvocati Associati in 2013 as naming partner
Education: JD, University of Padua. Languages: Italian, English and French.