Selected Deals

Selected Deals

Crédit des Alpes has advised clients on deals across various sectors including telecoms, property and industrial.  Most of our advisory work is confidential, but high profile matters in the public domain include the US$4.2 billion acquisition by Vivendi of the Brazilian broadband leader GVT. Crédit des Alpes originated the deal and advised GVT's major shareholders in what was the largest deal in the telecoms sector in 2009/10.

Crédit des Alpes advised the restaurant group Cipriani on the sale of The Saxony Hotel, Miami to a U.S. institutional investor. The property, branded Faena Hotel Miami Beach following this transaction, included a portfolio of 209 hotel suites and 65 luxury residences and remains one of the largest property deals in Miami to date. For the same client Crédit des Alpes also arranged the opening of Cipriani London and Cipriani Milan in February 2020.

In the industrial sector Crédit des Alpes advised on and invested in the acquisition of Redaelli Tecna, one of the largest steel wire global producers. The company was sold in 2008 to Severstal Metiz of Russia.

Cipriani arrives in Milan

The Cipriani Group returns to Italy and lands in Milan. A leading company in international high-end food, hospitality and leisure, the Cipriani group has revealed that the headquarters of its Lombard business will be Palazzo Bernasconi


Crédit des Alpes advised the majority shareholders of Brazil’s GVT, the object of a bidding war between Vivendi and Telefonica, with Vivendi eventually acquiring GVT for US$4.2 billion.

Parinvest Group

Crédit des Alpes acquired an interest in Parinvest Group, a leading real estate brokers and asset managers in Miami.

Saxony Hotel, Miami Beach

Crédit des Alpes completed the sale of The Saxony Hotel, Miami Beach to an institutional investor, on behalf of the Cipriani Group. The property was branded Faena Hotel Miami Beach following this transaction.

Redaelli / Kohlberg

Crédit des Alpes initiated the deal and led as investment bankers to Kohlberg & Co on its acquisition of Redaelli Tecna in 2000.
It also advised on its sale in 2008 to Russian giant Severstal Metiz.

Swiss Data Deposit

Crédit des Alpes acquired 55% in Swiss Data Deposit AG of Zurich, one of the main world producers of digital data security and protection technology.

Cipriani London

The Cipriani Group launched in London with Crédit des Alpes initiating and co-funding its establishment.

Gagosian Gallery

The Gagosian Gallery launched in London with Crédit des Alpes originating the proposal for the transaction.


Crédit des Alpes has an established reputation amongst Europe's financial elite. We partner our clients with leading organisations globally, identifying the best opportunities for them.


We operate internationally and have advised clients on some of the most high profile deals across sectors including telecoms, property and industrial. 

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