13 December 2013
KBL European Private Bankers (KBL epb) has appointed Marc Formisani, a senior professional with more than a decade of corporate finance experience, as head of mergers & acquisitions, based in Luxembourg.
Formisani will lead, coordinate and execute the M&A process, in close collaboration with all relevant stakeholders.
He has also been mandated to provide analysis and act as a trusted advisor to the KBL epb executive committee.
“Today, KBL epb has significant growth ambitions and the full support of our shareholder to achieve our goals,” says Jacques Peters, group chief executive, KBL epb. “Marc Formisani will play a critical role in the realization of the group’s 2015 vision by driving future M&A activity across our footprint.”
Most recently, Formisani served as a senior manager in the M&A and strategic watch team of Dexia Group, where he advised the management board on the execution of a range of strategic cross-border M&A transactions in the financial services sector.
Previously, he served at the European Commission as a programme manager for the European Social Fund. Earlier, Formisani held the position of manager in the investment banking division of Bank Degroof.
He began his professional career as a consultant in the corporate finance department at PricewaterhouseCoopers, providing advice on valuations, acquisitions, mergers and restructurings.
-Private Equity Wire