F i nance Month l y M&A Awards 2021 - 39 - - ITALY - focus quickly expanded to other supply-chain led industries, most notably, Renewable and Conventional Energy and Real Estate and associate infrastructure across these industries. Through our offices around the world, we provide a full suite of services within our core sectors enabling us to deliver exceptional value to our clients. Corporate and Acquisition Finance Our experienced corporate lawyers provide multi-disciplinary legal solutions to some of the most complex commercial transactions in the world. Partner-led and integrated, our lawyers advise on domestic and cross-border corporate activity. Our advice spans the full range of corporate and commercial activities from mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances and other co-operations, corporate finance, private equity, capital markets, venture and growth capital to corporate restructurings, commercial contracts, leveraged and management buyouts, workouts, recapitalisations and insolvency matters. With an outstanding reputation in our core sectors, we are regularly appointed as lead counsel on some of the largest, most significant transactions, where we bring our multi- disciplinary teams together to provide holistic and commercially viable solutions. Our corporate and acquisition finance specialists provide comprehensive advice and value in fast-moving market conditions. We work across a wide range of corporate and acquisition financings, combining our expertise, hands-on partner involvement with our integrated local, international and cross- expertise approach. Our team advises top-tier banks, debt funds, financial institutions, sponsors and borrowers on all types of corporate and acquisition financing, including syndicated loans, senior and super senior facilities, bonds and convertible bonds, mezzanine financings, leveraged and management buyouts, public and private placements, bridge, equity bridge, unitranches and alternative financing products. In addition to our global footprint and sector expertise, our clients also benefit from our significant experience across corporate, M&A, private equity, capital markets, regulatory and tax ensuring our ability to deliver responsive, business-oriented bespoke advice. About Carlo Cosmelli Carlo specialises in advising Italian and international companies, investment funds and financial institutions on cross-border and domestic M&A transactions, as well as general corporate and commercial matters, across a wide range of industries including energy and infrastructure, life sciences and real estate. Prior to joining WFW in 2010, Carlo worked for leading Italian law firms, advising domestic and international corporations on private equity and venture capital investments, establishing special purposes vehicles and corporate joint-ventures and on general corporate and commercial matters, both contentious and non-contentious.