Along with Cristiana Maccagno Benessia, founding partner of the Studio Benessia – Maccagno, Angelo Benessia is a partner of Studio Benessia – Jorio.
He is active in the field of civil law, with particular focus on commercial, corporate, banking, regulatory and financial intermediaries matters.
He is regularly active in litigation both before Italian and European Courts and, along with foreign colleagues, abroad – and in arbitration, both as counsel and arbitrator.
He has comprehensive experience in Italian and cross-border operations relating to structured finance, mergers and acquisitions.
He has regularly advised and represented companies active in the field of investment management, financial auditing and capital markets, as well as many private-law foundations.
As an expert in corporate governance, he has served as independent director in the board of directors of several listed companies, and has been chairman of Compagnia di San Paolo, a relevant shareholder of Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A.
He is admitted to the Turin Bar since 1966 and has been registered to practice before the Court of Cassation and the superior courts since 1981.
Languages: French and English.