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Press releases F2i 2013

  • December 20th

    Enel Rete Gas Board of Directors: Paola Muratorio named Chairman

    The Board of Directors of Enel Rete Gas SpA, meeting today, unanimously appointed Paola Muratorio as the company’s chairman. Enel Rete Gas is Italy’s leading independent operator in the area of gas distribution. Recently, F2i – Fondi italiani per le infrastrutture – and Ardian (formerly AXA Private Equity) acquired a 14.8% stake in Enel Rete Gas from Enel Distribuzione SpA, giving it virtually complete control of the company.
  • December 11th

    Ardian acquires Sponsor position in F2i's share capital through secondary transaction

    Ardian has acquired units in the F2i First Fund with a total commitment of €150 million. As part of the transaction, Ardian will also acquire 9.9% of the F2i SGR’s share capital, becoming a Sponsor for F2i. Ardian will also hold a seat on F2i’s board. The transaction today strengthens the collaboration between F2i and Ardian and demonstrates Ardian's ability to offer secondary solutions to global banking institutions.
  • December 6th 2013

    Agreement reached on sale to F2i and Ardian of 14.8% stake in Enel Rete Gas

    A framework agreement was reached between F2i – Fondi italiani per le infrastrutture, Ardian and Enel SpA for acquisition of a 14.8 per cent stake in Enel Rete Gas SpA. Following the operation, F2i and Ardian, which already holds 85.1 per cent of the capital of Enel Rete Gas, will hold virtually all of the shares. With the purchase of this residual portion, F2i and Adrian will be able to better deploy their strategy for gas distribution.
  • December 2nd 2013


    F2i Reti Logiche srl, a company wholly owned by the Second Fund managed by F2i SGR SpA, has signed a binding agreement with BNL and MPS for the acquisition of 10.27 per cent of SIA SpA, a company active in the creation and management of technological infrastructures and in the development of services for financial institutions, companies and government agencies in the areas of money and payment services, network services and capital markets.
  • July 24th 2013

    F2i distributes more than €50 million to investors

    F2i’s Board of Directors has approved the Report of 30 June 2013 for the first F2i Fund and has approved the distribution of €52.2 million to investors. The Board has also approved the report of the second F2i Fund, which is still in a start-up phase, but which has already raised €610 million, or 50.8% of its target (€1,200 million). The €52.2 million, of which €42.2 million represents dividends and circa €10 million of equity repayment, represents the greatest distribution of proceeds to investors that has been made since the Fund was set up.
  • July 17th 2013

    Roberto Barbieri is the new Managing Director of Sagat

    On 23 July Roberto Barbieri will be co-opted by Sagat’s Board of Directors and appointed as Managing Director of the Company that manages Turin airport. The private shareholders of Sagat (F2i – Fondi italiani per le infrastrutture, Equiter – Intesa Sanpaolo Group – and Tecnoinvestimenti) have chosen Roberto Barbieri to replace the outgoing manager Daniel Winteler.
  • July 4th 2013

    The General Meeting of Shareholders renews F2i's Corporate Bodies: Giuliano Asperti appointed President and Vito Gamberale confirmed CEO of the Fund

    The ordinary General Meeting of F2i Shareholders met in a concluding session to renew the corporate bodies for the next three years. Vito Gamberale, has been appointed and confirmed, jointly by all Shareholders, as Chief Executive Officer. Giuliano Asperti, appointed by Cassa Depositi e Prestiti, has been unanimously named as President of the Fund by the General Meeting. The new Board of Directors is also composed of the following: Andrea Mayr, Davide Mereghetti, Marco Morelli, Paolo Morerio, Giuseppe Urso, Fausto Amadasi, Giancarlo Giorgi, Marcello Bertocchini, Giuseppina De Santis, Franco Mannoni e Maurizio Pagani.
  • April 30th 2013

    Armando Brunini new Managing Director of Naples Airport (GESAC)

    Armando Brunini, former General Manager of the Bologna airport, has been named the new Managing Director of GESAC SpA – the company that manages Naples International Airport.