Simone Zacchi

Director - CVC Credit Partners

Simone is a senior member of CVC Credit Partners investment team in London where he is responsible for investing and managing performing and non performing European fixed income assets.

Previously, Simone spent four years in the Private Debt department of the Ares Management Group (a US asset management firm) in London. At Ares Management Simone was responsible for executing a wide range of leveraged finance transactions across Europe. Prior to this, Simone worked for two years at RBS in the Leveraged Finance team based in Milan.

Simone is also involved in a number of projects in the green energy sector in Italy and abroad. Simone received a M.Sc. in Corporate Finance and Accounting from Bocconi University, having spent a semester at the University of Wisconsin (USA).

Work Experience

Director, CVC Credit Partners

Director in the private debt team of CVC Credit Partners.
Responsible for sourcing, structuring and execution of direct lending deals across Europe.
Extensive and established professional network of PEs, advisors, banks and other private debtplayers.
Significant experience in credit opportunities / distressed investing across European loans andbonds.

Associate, Ares Management

Origination and execution of LBOs, MBOs and other Private Equity-backed transactions in the UK,French and Italian mid-market.

Analyst, RBS Markets and International Banking

Analyst in the Leveraged Finance team based in Milan. Engaged on the modelling of LBO, MBO,recapitalisation, P2P and other structured transactions with primary focus on the Italian market.


Luigi Bocconi Commercial University, Master of Science (MSc), Finance and Business Administration



Luigi Bocconi Commercial University, Bachelor's degree, Business Administration and Management, General