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Our Team

Trilantic Europe Founding Partners have worked together on average for 20 years with an average tenure for all Partners and Principals of over 14 years.

Key pan-European languages spoken by our Investment Professionals


All investment professionals are fully fluent in at least two of our key languages with over 40% fully proficient in three or more languages

Years with the firm of our Investment Professionals


In addition to the investment team and finance professionals, Trilantic Europe’s network is supplemented by 12 Operating Partners and Senior Advisors. Trilantic Europe draws upon their collective experience and relationships to help source investments, assist with investment evaluation and due diligence, as well as to provide post acquisition support.


Vittorio Pignatti-Morano


Founding Partner, Chairman

Vittorio Pignatti-Morano is one of the three Founding Partners and Chairman of Trilantic Europe. Vittorio spent 21 years at Lehman Brothers in Europe where he was Vice Chairman of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and occupied various positions over the years as head of Investment Banking Italy (Milan, 1989-98), Head of Mergers and Acquisitions EMEA (London, 1998-2006), Head of Private Equity EMEA (London, 2006-2008) and then Trilantic Europe. 

Prior to joining Lehman Brothers, Vittorio was a Managing Director of Banque Paribas heading Italian Investment and Merchant Banking (Milan, 1986-89) and a Vice President at Manufacturers Hanover Trust corporate finance (New York, 1982-86).

For over 35 years Vittorio has worked in private equity investing and advisory in key European geographies. His focus has been telecommunications and media, consumer goods and leisure. He is a board member of ICS Maugeri, Doppel, Mediobanca, and Edizione (Benetton Family holding company).

Vittorio holds an M.A in Economics from Columbia University and a B.A Honours in Economics and Mathematics from Sussex University.


Trilantic Europe


Trilantic Europe Sarl
26 Boulevard Royal
L-2449 Luxembourg

United Kingdom

Trilantic Capital Partners LLP
35 Portman Square
London, W1H 6LR, UK


Trilantic Europe Srl
Via Turati 3
Milano 20121, Italy


Trilantic Europe SL
Claudio Coello 33
Madrid 28001, Spain


Trilantic Europe GmbH
Kleine Johannisstraße 10
Hamburg 20457, Germany