Alberto Pentimalli


Alberto is a principal Investments and M&A expert with 15+ years originating, engineering and executing sophisticated and strategic investment, financing and M&A transactions across industries and geographies. He is fluent in English, Italian and intermediate in French.


Alberto is Managing Director of CIGP Group (ICFG Hong-Kong, China) and is responsible for supervising the Group’s Italian operations and for contributing to the Continental European business development, based in Milan. Alberto sits on the Investment Committee.

Alberto has over 15 years’ experience in originating, engineering and executing sophisticated strategic transactions across industries and geographies for both an advisory boutique firm and a prominent listed investment holding. Prior to joining CIGP, Alberto worked – most recently in capacity of Senior Advisor – at Palazzari & Turries Ltd. in both Hong Kong and Italy, part of Tamburi Investment Partners S.p.A., where he specialized in debt and equity investment, M&A, build-up projects, joint ventures, restructurings and strategic partnerships. Prior to such experience, he worked with Value Partners in Italy.

Additionally, Alberto co-authored in 2008 the 17th AIFI (the Italian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association) Equity Investment Book titled “II Secondary Private Equity”.


Alberto attended Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Italy graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and a Master’s degree in Management.

Life drives and passions

Alberto is a sports enthusiast and loves skiing, playing tennis, golf and swimming, but his true passion is his family and his two kids, Sofia and Ludovico.

Hong-Kong, China