Emanuele Bacchin, Finance Expert in Horgen, Switzerland
Emanuele Bacchin

Finance Expert in Horgen, Switzerland

Member since November 10, 2022
Emanuele is a seasoned financial consultant with significant transactional experience and over $2 billion transacted in various sectors. Having worked at leading institutions such as Credit Suisse and Spice Private Equity, his background includes trading limited partner (LP) commitments in private equity funds on the secondary market. Emanuele has co-founded three startups and successfully supported numerous startups in their fundraising endeavors.
Emanuele is now available for hire



  • Senior Investment Manager

    2016 - 2020
    Legend Holdings
    • Executed the acquisition of a 90% stake in Banque Internationale à Luxembourg (BIL) in a EUR 1.6 billion transaction.
    • Managed the portfolio management activities for the bank, including strategy definition, coordination and communication with the bank's senior management, and review of the basis of design (BoD) documentation.
    • Worked on other potential investment opportunities in financial services or add-on acquisitions.
    • Performed research activities in the fintech area, particularly in open banking and payment services, and built a network of incubators and startups.
    • Developed strategies for overseas investments in the consumer sector and built an extensive network to generate deal flow in the target markets.
    Focus areas: Private Equity, M&A (Buy-side), Financial Modeling
  • Co-founder | Chief Financial Officer

    2010 - 2018
    • Co-founded an innovative eco-fashion label for men and women.
    • Distributed the products in Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and the Netherlands.
    • Achieved funding through two venture capital (VC) funds and various business angels.
    Focus areas: Fashion & Beauty, CFO, eCommerce, Controlling, Budgeting, Strategy, Fundraising, Early-stage Venture Capital, Seed Fundraising, Fundraising Strategy, Venture Capital, Fashion
  • Co-founder | Chief Financial Officer

    2013 - 2016
    Cora Happywear
    • Co-founded an eco-fashion company for women and children.
    • Raised capital from business angels in two rounds.
    • Built from scratch a multilevel marketing system in Italy.
    Focus areas: Fashion & Beauty, eCommerce, Fundraising, Seed Fundraising, Early-stage Venture Capital, Venture Funding, Fundraising Strategy, Venture Capital, Fashion
  • Portfolio Manager

    2013 - 2016
    Spice Private Equity
    • Worked on purchasing two direct co-investments and executing four secondary transactions and five primary commitments.
    • Participated in the disposal of legacy assets in a $192 million transaction to strategic partners, including 44 funds and eight direct co-investments.
    • Executed the due diligence and investment opportunities from the initial screening to the presentation of investment opportunities to the investment committee.
    • Maintained relationships with the investee general partners, including a diverse set of managers globally with a focus on emerging markets.
    Focus areas: Private Equity Secondaries, Private Equity, Financial Modeling
  • Co-founder | Country Manager

    2013 - 2013
    Rocket Internet
    • Acted as a country manager for OfficeFab.vn, an ecommerce company selling office supplies online.
    • Managed a team of over 30 people and led all departments.
    • Obtained some of the most prominent international companies in Vietnam as clients.
    Focus areas: eCommerce, B2B, Fundraising, Early-stage Venture Capital, Strategy, Fundraising Strategy
  • Assistant Vice President

    2010 - 2013
    Credit Suisse
    • Participated in the acquisition process by Credit Suisse of HSBC's private banking business in Japan.
    • Worked on the acquisition by Credit Suisse of Morgan Stanley's private banking business in the UK, Italy, and the UAE.
    • Performed valuation of spin-offs, intra-company mergers, and legal entity restructuring programs.
    • Assisted in creating the recovery and resolution plan of the bank.
    Focus areas: Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Financial Modeling
  • Analyst

    2009 - 2010
    Credit Suisse
    • Worked on the project financing of a nuclear power plant in Abu Dhabi.
    • Participated in selling a coal power generation capacity of 4GW in Central Europe.
    • Facilitated the selling of two wind farms in Italy.
    • Served on the buy side of a transaction in the solar sector.
    Focus areas: Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Equity Capital, Debt, Pitch Decks, Financial Modeling


  • Exchange Program Coursework in Finance
    2009 - 2009
    University of Florida - Gainesville, Florida, USA
  • Master's Degree in Finance
    2007 - 2009
    Bocconi University - Milan, Italy
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration
    2004 - 2007
    Bocconi University - Milan, Italy
  • Exchange Program Coursework in Business Administration
    2006 - 2006
    The University of Texas at Austin - Austin, Texas, USA

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