Angelo Malvestio

Angelo Malvestio

Associate, Corporate


Angelo Malvestio focuses on cross-border corporate transactions, including M&A and selected capital markets deals. He also is part of Skadden’s Italian practice that repeatedly has been named Best Italian Desk of the Year by TopLegal. Mr. Malvestio’s representations include advising:

  • Stevanato Group S.p.A. in its:
    • $692.5 million initial public offering of ordinary shares and listing on the New York Stock Exchange. This is the first-ever Italian company to list its ordinary shares rather than American depositary receipts on a U.S. stock exchange; and
    • €50 million private placement of 1.40% senior Series A notes due 2028;
  • Antares Vision S.p.A. in its:
    • €225 million offering of existing and new ordinary shares, and listing on the Italian Stock Exchange;
    • acquisitions of Applied Vision Corporation and rfXcel Corporation; and
    • €40 million private placement of 2.86% senior notes due 2033;
  • the lead underwriters in the Republic of Italy’s offering of debt securities in several issuances, including a $3.5 billion offering of notes and a $7 billion offering of notes;
  • F.I.L.A. Fabbrica Italiana Lapis ed Affini S.p.A. in its $49 million acquisition of the fine arts business operated by the AhlstromMunksjö Group under the ARCHES brand;
  • Odyssey Acquisition S.A. in its $1.7 billion merger with BenevolentAI. This is Europe’s largest-ever de-SPAC transaction;
  • Pamplona Capital Management LLP in its acquisition of EET Group A/S from funds managed by FSN Capital Partners AS;
  • Black Diamond Capital Management, L.L.C., along with InvestIndustrial, on their $425 million acquisition of the phenolic specialty resin, hexamine and European forest products resins businesses of Hexion Inc.;
  • Konecranes plc in its $1.28 billion acquisition of Terex Corporation’s material handling and port solutions unit;
  • Valmet Oyj with the U.S. securities and English law aspects of its merger with Neles Corporation;
  • L’Occitane International S.A. in its $900 million acquisition of Elemis Ltd. from Steiner Leisure Limited; and
  • the shareholders of MiQ Digital Limited, including the founders of the company and ECI Partners, in its sale of a majority interest to funds advised by Bridgepoint Advisers Limited.

Prior to joining Skadden, Mr. Malvestio spent several years practising at a leading American law firm in Milan.



  • LL.M., Columbia Law School, 2018 (Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar)
  • M.A., Universit√† degli Studi di Padova, 2013 (cum laude)


  • New York
  • Registered Foreign Lawyer UK
  • Milan


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian

Angelo Malvestio