Cassa depositi e prestiti
Fouded in 1850, Cassa Depositi e Prestiti is a joint-stock company under public control. It is a key partner for public entities, the development of infrastructure projects and the growth and international expansion of Italian enterprises.
CDP manages a major share of the savings of Italians – postal savings – which it uses to help support the growth of the country, providing financing to major strategic sectors : transportation networks and local public services, public building and social housing, energy and communication, support for SMEs and export finance, research and innovation, social housing, the environment and renewable energy.
Cassa Depositi e Prestiti works with major long-term international institutional investors to provide support for sustainable global economic growth : it participates in private equity funds, focused on transport and energy infrastructures in Europe and in the southern and eastern Mediterranean.
At a glance
President : Franco Bassanini
Sherpa : Ludovica Rizzotti
Location : Roma
Global Assets (2011) : EUR 273 bn
Website : www.cassaddpp.it