I work for IDEA Capital Funds SGR SpA, a primary private equity investor based in Milan. As part of the fund of funds platform, I am part of a team professionals responsible for managing and investing approx. 1 billion from Italian institutional and HNWI investors. My principal focus is on investing IDEA's third fund of funds programme in private equity and private credit funds across a wide range of strategies (e.g. buyout, expansion, distressed, etc.) and geographies. As a result, I gained extensive experience in identifying, selecting, completing due diligence on a large number of private equity fund managers and primary fund opportunities. In addition, I have been working on a number of secondary and co-investment opportunities. Main duties include drawing asset allocation, liaising with fund managers and placement agents, conducting due diligence on Private Equity fund managers, leading tax & legal due diligence and side letter negotiations, preparing documents for investment committee, contributing to investment decisions, evaluating acquisition of secondary fund interests and co-investments, portfolio monitoring.