Senior Managing Director of Blackstone and Head of European Tactical Opportunities; Andrea Valeri has led several Tactical Opportunities investments, including European NPLs, Gems Education, Versace, and De Nora. Prior to joining the Tactical Opportunities Group, Andrea Valeri was with Blackstone’s Private Equity Group where he was involved in a variety of transactions including Center Parcs, Gardaland and Kabel BW. Before joining Blackstone in 2005, Andrea Valeri was a Vice President at Goldman, Sachs & Co. Prior to that, he worked at Bain & Co.
Valeri received an MBA from Columbia University, where he graduated with honors and a Master’s degree in Engineering and Management from the University of Padua, where he graduated magna cum laude. Valeri serves as a Director of Lombard, Gems Education, Northview Group, Versace and De Nora