Emanuele di Gresy

Emanuele di Gresy is the Ceo and Chairman of Virtus Finance.  He has more than 25 years of experience.

From 2006 to 2013 he has been the Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of Quadrivio, company specialized into Private Equity with over Eur 1.1 Bio of asset under management, and the shareholder of Virtus Equity Spa, management company of Quadrivio Sgr Spa.

Prior to Virtus, he worked for BNP Paribas as person in charge of the development of BPN SIM Spa on the Italian territory in Rome, Milan, Genoa and Turin. He worked also for Ferruzzi Group, responsible for wheat market export in Paris, New York and Chicago.

Massimo Cecchi

Massimo Cecchi is in charge of the RE operations of Virtus Finance. He has more than 23 years of extensive experience of the financial, real estate and property finance sectors. After a long stint in Real Estate Investment Banking and Structured Finance, Massimo turned entrepeneur as owner and Managing Director of CA Investments Srl, a company based in Milan focused on providing Corporate Finance Advisory Services and Temporary Management.

In the previous roles, he held senior positions in institutions such as The Carlton Group – as Italian Representative as Managing Director and head of Italy; JP Morgan – as head of Real Estate Structure Finance for Italy; ABN Amro – as responsible for the Italian structured real estate finance team; and Banca Intesa San Paolo as a director of Structured Finance, Real Estate and Head of Real Estate Advisory.

Edoardo Bonanno

Edoardo Bonanno is the General Manager Private Equity of Virtus Finance. He has more than 14 years of experience. He is also responsible for one of the AM firm of the CAPE Group and head of investment of the fund Cape Regione Sicilia focused on private equity investments in SME.

Prior, he worked for BIM SGR – as Total Return Investment Management (TRIM) & Equity Portfolio Manager. He worked also for Banco Santander as senior equity analyst on the TMT European Sector; and for Fortis Bank as a member of the research team within the Investment banking division.

Valerio Bordignon

Valerio Bordignon is the C.F.O. of Virtus Finance. He has more than 15 years of  experience.

Prior, he worked for Virtus Investments and for PWC as advisor specialized in company, line of business and partecipation evaluation; extraordinary procedure (M&A, transformation, assignation and reverse merger); business plan and business model; IPO; private equity advisoring; distress debt and financial restructuring;  strategic and financial consulting.


Gianluca Grosso

Gianluca Grosso is the C.O.O. of Virtus Finance. He has more than 10 years of experience in Real Estate, Asset Management and Private Equity.

Prior, he worked for Virtus Investments and for KPMG as advisor.