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Attilio Arietti


Attilio is the chairman and principal of Oaklins Italy. He has extensive experience in negotiations, valuations and deal structuring. He has advised a wide variety of international and domestic clients in acquiring or disposing of businesses in Italy and abroad as well as raising debt or equity and establishing strategic alliances or joint ventures. Attilio is a promoter of Industrial Stars of Italy, one of the first Italian SPACs (Special Purpose Acquisition Company), listed on the Italian stock exchange in May 2013; Industrial Stars of Italy 2, listed on the Italian stock exchange in May 2016; and Industrial Stars of Italy 3, listed on the Italian stock exchange in October 2017.

Prior to founding Oaklins Italy in 1999, Attilio worked as a management consultant for Deloitte & Touche in New York and Milan. In 1982, he founded and managed for about 20 years Baker Tilly Consulaudit, presently the 7th largest accounting firm in Italy. Attilio has an MBA from Harvard Business School, a degree in economics from the University of Turin and is a chartered accountant.

 Attilio Arietti
Milan, Italy


Work phone
+39 02 4344 4766

Mobile phone
+39 348 712 0354

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