People

Alessandro Maione "Sasha"

Is the Founder and CEO of Locam S.p.A., which he founded with Baupost in 2002 and has been owned by Seer Capital Management since 2014. Since founding Locam, Sasha has been active in the acquisition and management of NPL portfolios in Italy. He has also served as CEO of Mediocredito Europeo, a Seer owned CQS lender, since 2017. Prior to founding Locam, he managed his own law firm from 1998-2002, where, among other assignments, he advised Baupost on purchase and securitization of NPL, performed due diligence for securitization deals for Lehman brothers, performed due diligence for acquisition of performing and non-performing loans for Merrill Lynch, Fortress, and Cargill. He has served as a member of the managing board of the ACF, the Association of Official Receivers. He earned his law degree from the Rome University La Sapienza. >

Manuela Perini

Is the Head of Operations of Locam S.p.A.. She is responsible for the production activities (phone, legal and door to door department), planning, controlling and coordinating the resources to achieve and optimize the targeted results. Highly experienced in all aspects of debt collection banking/finance (NPL). She coordinates the due diligence for the evaluation of bank/financial portfolios (unsecured loans, mortgage, mixed) and cooperates in the evaluation process. Head of Organization for the operational processes of Mediocredito Europeo S.p.A.. Previously Head of Credit Collections. Graduated in Management Engineering (Business Administration) at the University “La Sapienza” of Rome. >

Gabriele Bechi

Is the Chief Information and Analytics Officer of Locam S.p.A., where he developes the internal NPL management software and the NPL portfolios analysis algorithm. He joined Locam in 2010. He also serves as CIO of Mediocredito Europeo S.p.A.. Prior to that, he worked as an independent private consultant (Aruba Media Marketing, the Military Geographic Institute of Florence, the University of Padova, etc.) and taught several class in an high school in Arezzo. In 2001 Founded Trilight S.r.l, an IT company specialized in web services, web programming and web design. Sold it in 2003. Studied Economics of Banking at University “Richard M. Goodwin”, Siena. >

Matteo Colistro

Is the Head of Legal Affairs Office of Mediocredito Europeo S.p.A. and Locam S.p.A.. Previously Associate of Chiomenti Legal affairs. Advising Corporate Functions on legal and regulatory matters involving corporate law, consumer’s law, banking law, AML, privacy, competition law and compliance with Legislative Decree no. 231/2001. Handling extraordinary transactions such as capital increase, mergers, securitizations, bond issuance, transfers of company businesses and shares. Drafting share purchase agreements, shareholders’ agreements, articles of association and corporate documents. Drafting commercial agreements, confidentiality agreements, memorandum of understanding and Letters of intent. Handle Corporate Affairs activities: calling Shareholders’ meetings and Board of Directors’ meetings; drafting of minutes; fulfillment of legal and corporate obligations based on meetings’ resolutions; filing of corporate documentation. >