Press release

CDP and QIA sign memorandum of understanding for partnership in Italian tourism sector and investment of at least €100 million in growth fund promoted by CDP

Rome, 29 January 2016 The Chairman of Cassa depositi e prestiti, Claudio Costamagna, and Vice Chairman of Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) and Minister of Economy and Commerce of Qatar, H.E.

Rome, 29 January 2016

The Chairman of Cassa depositi e prestiti, Claudio Costamagna, and Vice Chairman of Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) and Minister of Economy and Commerce of Qatar, H.E. Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed Al-Thani, have signed a memorandum of understanding with the objectives of collaborating in developing the Italian tourism sector and investing in a new growth capital fund promoted by CDP with a minimum base of 100 million euros.

For QIA, already CDP’s partner through the “IQ Made in Italy Investment” joint venture, the agreement represents a confirmation of its strategic interest in investing in Italy.
For CDP, it’s a further example of its role supporting the development of the country, also by attracting foreign resources.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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