Giampiero Maioli, CEO of Credit Agricole Italia
Credit Agricole Italy acted as arranger and agent bank in the acquisition of the majority stake in the chocolate manufacturer Witor’s from 21 Invest, the private equity group founded and led by Alessandro Benetton.
This was announced by the French bank in a note. “The role of Credit Agricole Italia in the acquisition of Witor’s from 21 Invest it represents a concrete example of the long-term partnership relationship we wish to establish with companies “, he commented Marco Perocchi, head of corporate bank of Credit Agricole Italy.
“Our group has always been very attentive to issues related to sustainability and the supply chain, elements that we share with Witor’s. We believe that with this operation the company can enhance its growth and expansion potential, also towards international markets. Credit Agricole, thanks to his expertise, will support you on this path “, added Perocchi.