Sweat Equity offers a wide range of competence, as result of different and complementary expertise of its partners.

Marco Ulivagnoli

Founding partner

Marco Ulivagnoli (1960) has acquired a vast experience in the Investment Banking since 1990.
In the Private Equity sector, he was either nominated as Director of participated companies and as member of investment committees of private equity funds on behalf of primary banking institutions.
He completed various M&A deals in different economic sectors, with particular focus on Small Medium Enterprises.He was responsible for Equity Capital Market transactions of numerous firms, listed companies included (IPO, convertible bonds, share capital increase, public tender etc).
From 2015 to 2018, he was Director of Biodue Spa, listed on Italian AIM, with proxi as Investor Relator, He is Board member of Italian and USA Small Medium Enterprises.
He graduated with full marks and honours in Business Economics at Florence University.

Lamberto Tommasi


Lamberto Tommasi (1954) matured an experience of twenty five years as partner of one of the “big four” of the auditing.
Degree in Business Economics at Bologna University, Certified Public Accountant and Certified Auditor, he started working in the audit field in 1978 and, in 1991, he became partner responsible for Florence office, expanding from 3 to about 90 people.
Within the audit activity of financial statements of national and international firms and groups, he carried out also due diligence engagements and assisted clients in IPOs and in the development of internal control procedures. He has been teaching for more than 20 years the Auditing Master at Pisa University. He also collaborated with the Auditing course of the Economics Faculty at Florence University for more than 25 years.


The integration of our professional experiences allows us to interact with firms, private and institutional investors and private equity, funds,

thanks to:



transactions since the nineties,
of which 4 IPO



years of cumulated experience in the professional assistance to the business



years providing for audit and due diligence services


years of cumulated experience in 12 private equity funds, mezzanine, venture capital and real estate funds


appointments in the Board of Directors

Lamberto Tommasi is member of
Marco Ulivagnoli is member of
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