Stefano Speroni has accumulated vast experience in over 30 years of professional activity in the field of corporate affairs, mergers and acquisitions, private equity operations and capital markets. He has given professional support to Italian and International listed companies (in a wide range of sectors including aerospace and defence, oil & gas, telecommunications, transport and infrastructure) in strategic corporate affairs, in share trading, joint ventures and commercial agreements.
From January 2016 to December 2018, he was a Managing Partner for Corporate M&A in Dentons’ Italian practice.
He joined Eni in January 2019 and he was appointed Senior Executive Vice President of Legal Affairs.
In 2012, he was one of the founders of the Grimaldi Legal Studio, after having previously been managing partner of Dewey Ballantine’s Rome practice which involved managing its Italian activities for around 10 years.
He was also a partner in Studio Gianni, Origoni, Grippo Capelli & Partners (2001-2003), in the Simmons and Simmons Italian practice (1991-2001), and manager of the European Corporate Department and member of the World-wide Remuneration Committee.
He is a member of the scientific committee and contributor to SDA Bocconi’s Private Equity Laboratory and was awarded “Best Lawyer of the Year” 2018 by the Best Lawyers international directory.
He graduated in Law at Università degli Studi in Milan and is a registered member of the Italian Bar Association in Milan.