From Corporate Services to Family Advisory and Relocation Support, Emicapital has invested time and energy in identifying the best individuals to support the ambitions of our clients. Start-up and corporate funding, bank presentations, islamic finance, insurance, complex trust management, multinational instruments, effective succession planning - our international team has expertise to support every stage of business development.
Aldo Garbagnati, Founder and Chairman
Aldo founded the Emicapital Group in 2006 after moving to Dubai from his hometown in Switzerland. His experience ranges from the industrial to the trading sectors, having served European families for over 25 years. He is also a consultant to the Ministry of Energy and the Ministry of Public Works in the UAE as well as serving as advisor to Royal Families within the region. Among other public and private charges, Aldo presently manages the Middle East office for Global Partnership, an association of Family Offices based in London. As an Italian national, Aldo grew up and was educated in Switzerland. He is fluent in most European languages as well as mastering the basics in Arabic.
Nino Lorenzini, Director
At the helm of our European operations, Nino has over 20 years of experience in International Affairs and Corporate Consultation. He graduated from the University of Trieste, Italy, in 1996 with a degree in International Relations and Diplomatic Studies, marking the start of an exciting and varied career in Research, Marketing and Consulting. A move to London, England, gave Nino the opportunity to take on Directorships for a number of Corporate Service Providers; setting up UK and International Corporate Structures and acting as a tax Consultant to companies required to file with HMRC and CH. In 2014, Nino joined Emicapital Europe as Director and General Manager, catering for the needs of our clients based in the UK and in Europe.
Mohammad Al-Hajeri, Managing Partner
Graduating from the University of Kuwait in 2004 as a Bachelor of Finance, Mohammad brings over 13 years of knowledge and experience in the investment sector. Beginning his career in Sudan, he took the position of Chairman for United Capital Bank and followed this with various Board Member and Chairman positions in Kuwait. More recently, Mohammad assumed position of Executive Director with AREF Investment Group before joining the Emicapital Group as Managing Partner in 2017.
Olga Bondarchuk, Partner
Before joining Emicapital in 2015 to manage our office in Monaco, Olga was a corporate lawyer in Lugano, Switzerland, focussing particularly on commercial contracts, compliance and expanding the client base in the former Soviet Republics. Olga graduated from the Academy of Advocacy of Ukraine in 2012 as a Bachelor of Law, continuing her studies in Economics in 2015 at the University of Rome. As well as speaking Ukranian, Russian, Italian and English, she brings with her a wealth of knowledge from the former Soviet Republic regions, and the understanding to perfectly assist our clients in this area.
Michele Picerno, Managing Partner
As a lawyer in Milan since 1996, Michele specialised in criminal and corporate issues. After moving from his hometown of Italy in 2015, he opened an office in Tirana. This came after noticing the interest for investment in the Balkans and the need to help clients in this area. Following this, Michele joined the Emicapital team in 2017, bringing his knowledge and experience of the Albanian region to the group and widening the reach of the opportunities.