Paolo joined United Ventures in 2021 to kick-start the recently launched growth equity fund, which targets primarily European companies with proven traction in fast-growing sectors such as 5G, cloud/edge computing, smart cities, AI, SaaS, cybersecurity, digital health & IoT.
Paolo has a background in Technology, Media and Telecom M&A in Milan and London at GP Bullhound and GCA Altium, where he worked on mid-market sell-side and buy-side deals across the US, Europe and Japan. Paolo primarily focused on Enterprise Software and as-a-Service growth stage companies.
Paolo also brings Corporate Strategy and Development experience from his time at Bird, the Sequoia-backed Californian micromobility unicorn, where he joined as employee one in the Italian market, building in just two years a successful €8m revenue business from scratch.
Paolo holds a BSc in Economics from Cattolica University in Rome and an MSc in Corporate Strategy from Cattolica University in Milan and LSE in London.
Paolo enjoys cooking, photography, travelling and diving in his free time.