Giuseppe Franze (41, Italian/British) joined Gilde in 2021 and heads Gilde’s Milan office. Previously, he spent four years at Hg in London focusing on technology deals across Europe. Prior to this, Giuseppe worked for Apax Partners and Merrill Lynch in Milan and London.

Giuseppe has a Degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Parma (Italy) and Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden), and an MBA from Harvard Business School (USA).