Mattia Rossi

Mattia Rossi

Manager Innovation Strategy

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Mattia is Startegy Manager at EY Advisory Med focusing on innovation strategy and corporate venture capital. Before, Mattia was Corporate Finance Manager at UnitedcoatingsGroup, backed by leading private equity funds (FII e Ed Rothschild). In early 2013 he joined the founding team of iStarter SpA after three years spent within Barilla Group. He holds a Master in Technology & International Business and a Double Degree in Industrial Eng and Business Admin at Politecnico di Torino and AIT, Ireland.

Manager Innovation Strategy


| 2017- to present

Corporate Finance

PE-Backed Company

| 2015 – Present

• Industry: Energy, Biomedical and Aerospace. • Geo scope: Europe, United States, China. • Backed by: Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners and Fondo Italiano di Investimento. • Stage: Growth Capital. • Reporting to: CFO; direct exposure to main Shareholders, external advisors and institutions.

Project Manager


| 2013 – 2015 (2 years) Turin Area, Italy

• Supported the CEO for corporate strategy and business development. • Developed and implemented growth strategy for high potential new ventures. • Managed transactions along origination, dd, valuation, fund raising, deal structuring, negotiation. • Implemented a Corporate Venture/M&A service line managing relationships with big clients. • Taken part at the structuring and fund raising for an alternative asset class investment vehicle. • Listed among the Top 10 main investors in Europe by Fundacity, Venture Accelerator Report.

Strategic Investments Specialist

Barilla Group - Number 1 Logistics Group SpA

| 2010 – 2013 (3 years) Parma Area, Italy

• Presided capital investments (capex) taking part at budgeting and strategic planning. • Involved in corporate development, M&A, divestitures and post acquisition integration activities. • Supported process restructuring and SAP implementation. • Reported directly to a first line director; previously Purchasing and Audit/Process Quality dept.

Summer Internship

BPV Finance International Plc

| May 2008 – September 2008 (5 months)Dublin IFSC - International Financial Services Centre

• Bonds, equities and derivatives. Calculation of Value at Risk. • Offshore investments provided by an insurance subsidiary.