Ambienta expands German presence
Private equity firm Ambienta has confirmed the appointment of Nico Helling as partner for the German market whilst promoting Francesco Lodrini and Giancarlo Beraudo as principals.
Operating out of Milan, Munich and London, Ambienta is focused on industrial growth investing in companies driven by environmental trends.
Helling, who has close to 20 years’ experience in private equity, will lead Ambienta’s operations in the German-speaking region, he joins from Vorndran Mannheims Capital Advisors, a European mid-market fund, where he was a partner.
Nino Tronchetti Provera, Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Ambienta, commented: “We are delighted to welcome a professional of Nico’s calibre and experience to our team. DACH represents an attractive hub of long-term industrial investment opportunities for Ambienta, as we seek to continue to deliver outperformance based on our investment themes of resource efficiency and pollution control. In addition, the promotions of Francesco and Giancarlo represent a further strengthening of our investment team and reflect the importance of career development to our firm.”
The appointments follow the recent closing of Ambienta’s second private equity fund, which raised €323.5 million from a wide range of blue chip institutions globally.