Simone Zacchi

Simone Zacchi

Director at CVC Credit Partners

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Simone is an investment executive at CVC Credit Partners, a leading asset management firm based in London, where he is responsible for investing in leveraged loans and high yield bonds across Europe and the US. 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 evaluating investments and executing a wide range of leveraged finance transactions in the UK, France and Nordic Regions. Prior to this, Simone worked for two years at RBS in the Leveraged Finance team based in Milan focusing on the Italian market.Together with Samuele Marello, Simone was 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).


CVC Capital Partners

| luglio 2011 – presente (3 anni 10 mesi) Londra, Regno Unito

Analyst (Director) in the debt management arm of CVC. Responsible for investment recommendations across performing, stressed and distressed European leveraged loans and HY bonds. Focus on the group's credit opportunities funds and distressed funds. Also, engaged in the recently launched direct lending activity.



| luglio 2012 – presente (2 anni 10 mesi) Torino, Italia

Business Incubator based in Turin (IT)


Ares Management

| febbraio 2008 – giugno 2011 (3 anni 5 mesi) Londra, Regno Unito

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


RBS Global Banking & Markets

| settembre 2006 – febbraio 2008 (1 anno 6 mesi)

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. Selected as sole analyst for a secondment period in the London office.