The company is run by a qualified management, with extensive experience in real estate and incorporating different executive profiles. In over 10 years of business together, the management has gained experience across the spectrum of real estate transactions, managing core-type, Value-add and development projects.
The operational platform, which carries out the main outsourcing services and of which the company avails itself, boasts forty years of experience in the reference sector.
Born in Livorno on the 18th of August, 1968, he graduated in Economics from the Università Commerciale Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan and holds a master in Regional Planning and Real Estate from the Politecnico in Turin. He is chartered financial analyst, is member of the Italian journalist association (freelance) and author of a number of articles on real estate and territory requalification fields. Mr. Catella has gained 25 years of experience in the investment management and real estate sectors.
He is chairman of the real estate company COIMA, founded in 1974 and controlled by the Catella family. Mr. Catella is shareholder and chief executive officer of COIMA SGR S.p.A and founding shareholder of COIMA RES S.p.A. SIIQ. During the last 15 years, he was responsible for the Italian activities of the US group Hines, with assets under management of more than 5 billion Euros, acquisitions of more than 3 billion Euros, and negotiation of financing agreements of approximately 3 billion Euros. Among the development projects realized, Porta Nuova in Milan represents one of the most important real estate developments in Europe, with an investment totaling 2 billion Euros. Previously, Mr. Catella worked at JP Morgan in Milan, Caisse Centrale des Banques Populaire in Paris, Heitman at Chicago and at HSBC.
He is currently President of the FondazioneRiccardo Catella and on the Advisory Board of Università Bocconi and Assolombarda. Prior he was President of Urban Land Institute in Italy.
Born in Naples on the 17th of September, 1975. He graduated in Economics from the University of Naples Federico II.
He gained six years of experience in the real estate sector and he is head of finance of COIMA SGR.
Previously, he worked for more than 12 years in consultancy companies such as PriceWaterhouseCoopers S.p.A. and Deloitte & Touche S.p.A., serving as auditor and advisor.
Born in Rome on the 15th of April, 1978, Mr. Bonfiglioli graduated in Economics magna cum laude from the Roma Tre University and studied real estate finance at Amsterdam University, UVA. He has gained more than 12 years of experience in the real estate sector. He is head of the investment team of COIMA SGR and has experience in real estate transactions for more than 2 billion Euros, of which approximately 1 billion Euros in the last 18 months, and approximately 50% of which generated off-market.
He also carried out fund raising activities for more than 1 billion Euros during the last three years. During his professional career, Mr. Bonfiglioli negotiated lease agreements for more than 70,000 square meters and finance agreements for more than 1 billion Euros. He was member of the investment and performance global committee of the Hines group until 2014.
Previously, Mr. Bonfiglioli was employed at the real estate management company of the Beni Stabili group, where he worked on the launch of the first mixed Italian fund for international investors.
Born in Milan on the 14th of April, 1974, he graduated in Social Sciences and Economics from the Bocconi University in Milan and received a master in Corporate Finance from the management school (Scuola di Direzione Aziendale) of the same university. He has gained a more than 12 years of experience in the real estate sector and he is responsible for the management of assets and real estate funds for a value higher than Euros 5 billion.
During his professional career, Mr. Ravà negotiated lease agreements for more than 100,000 square meters (including for the Italian head quarters of primary Italian and International groups, such as UniCredit, HSBC, Google) and finance agreements for more than Euro 2 billion.
Previously, Mr. Ravà worked for more than five years in the business finance sector, providing consultancy services at leading companies, such as Reconta Ernst & Young S.p.A. and Deloitte & Touche S.p.A., carrying out assessment and advisory activities in extraordinary transactions such as mergers, acquisitions and initial public offerings.
Born in Milan (Italy) on 1979, graduated “cum laude” in Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, joined the pan-European UNITECH program attending the Business School of Imperial College London (UK).
Gained more than 10 years of experience in Investment Banking and Equity Capital Markets at UBS AG, primarily in London, managing more than 50 transactions worth more than US$80 billion on a pan-European basis. Investor Relations Director for COIMA RES since 2017.
Born in Giulianova (TE) on the 19th of April, 1981. He graduated in Economics magna cum laude from the University of Tor Vergata in Rome and received a master in Merchant Banking from the LIUC Carlo Cattaneo University in Castellanza (VA).
He gained ten years of experience in the real estate sector working at Mediobanca, in the Corporate Finance—Real Estate & Related Business team and worked on real estate transactions for more than 2 Euros billion. In his career, he provided advice primarily on national and international transactions concerning the acquisition and sale of real estate portfolios and mergers, acquisitions and partnerships of real estate companies (both private and listed) and management companies.