Alberta Figari is specialised in M&A, corporate finance and equity capital markets transactions, including IPO, right issues, acquisitions, joint venture and takeovers. Alberta has gained significant experience in domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, having advised leading corporations and financial institutions in their investment plans in Italy.
Alberta is regularly considered leading lawyer in M&A and ECM in Italy by the most important international legal directories. In particular, for the Equity Capital Markets practice area, she is ranked in the Hall of Fame category by The Legal 500 and in Band 1 by Chambers and Partners (for the 10th consecutive year by Chambers Europe and for the 14th consecutive year by Chambers Global). In addition, Chambers and Partners describes her as follows: “excellent for IPOs and very complex capital markets operations” (2020), “reference in the sector” (2019), “outstanding relationship capabilities, good technical knowledge and consolidated experience”, “She is a very eclectic lawyer, able to work on non-standard files” (2018). She is also ranked as Highly regarded by IFLR1000.
Alberta has been a member of the Board of Directors of Assicurazioni Generali since April 2013, where she also serves as Chairman of the Control and Risk Committee. She has also been Chairman of Related Party Transactions Committee of Assicurazioni Generali, while she is currently a member of the Nominations and Remuneration Committee.