Before co-founding Stirling Square, Stefano was a co-founder and managing director of Tetragon Partners, a private equity advisory firm focused on the middle-market. Prior to that Stefano was a managing director with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in London, after transferring from New York to lead the expansion of DLJ’s private equity activities (DLJ Merchant Banking Partners) in Europe. Before joining DLJ he worked at Bankers Trust in New York and Milan. Stefano holds an MBA from The Wharton School, an MA in International Studies from the University of Pennsylvania and a BS in International Economics from the School of Foreign Service of Georgetown University.
Tetragon Partners, London
DLJ Merchant Banking, New York and London
Bankers Trust, New York and Milan
MBA, The Wharton School, Philadelphia
MA in International Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
BS in International Economics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Stefano currently serves on the Board of Directors of Viscolube, Axitea, ESE World and OHI in which Stirling Square Capital Partners has invested, and Localiza Rent a Car S.A. (São Paulo: Rent 3), a former portfolio company of DLJ.