Silverio Davoli is a partner in Milan. He was previously a partner at Cross Border, after eight years as a partner at Translink. Prior to that he was head of M&A for Akros Finanziaria, head of M&A for Republic National Bank of New York in Milan, and associate director of Merrill Lynch in London. He began his career at Morgan Grenfell and Credit Suisse First Boston in London. Silverio obtained a bachelors with honors in sociology from Sussex University and a master in economics from the London School of Economics.