Fabrizio Carpanini is recommended in Private Equity: Buyouts: Mid-Market – UK-wide in the Chambers UK 2018 Guide. He has been recommended by Chambers UK since 2015 and has also been ranked by Legal 500 and included in The Best Lawyers in the UK in the area of Private Equity Law 2018. Fabrizio is the chair of Dorsey’s London and European private equity practice. His main area of expertise and practice has focused on institutional-facing private equity transactions, acting on institutional and management buy-outs, as well as development capital and buy-and-build transactions. Cross-border M&A and international joint ventures are also central areas of Fabrizio’s practice. Also a fluent Italian speaker, Fabrizio has a broad Italian client base.
Fabrizio’s representative transactions include: representing Communications Test Design, Inc. in a $107-million acquisition of the telecoms repair services arm of Regenersis plc; representing the founders of skin and beauty care products manufacturer, Dr. Organic, in the sale of the company to The Carlyle Group-owned portfolio company, NBTY / Holland & Barrett; advising SVG Capital in its $30M investment in $652 senior unsecured notes in PQ Corporation; and advising Zest Gaming in the sale of its Mexican and Spanish subsidiaries and Italian video bingo business to International Game Technology plc.