Roberto has more than 10 years of private equity experience. He began his career at Lazard & Co within the M&A team in Milan, and after three years moved to Oaktree Capital Management as a member of the European Principal team focused on Italian investments. At Oaktree, Roberto completed several transactions ranging from special situations private equity deals to bespoke structured financing transactions. He joined Tikehau Capital in July 2018 as Private Equity Director to develop and lead the Italian private equity practice of the firm. Roberto holds has a Degree in Management and Production Engineering from Politecnico di Milano.