Maria Saporito

Senior Vice President
+39 02 87331 495

Ms. Saporito is a Senior Vice President in Houlihan Lokey's Corporate Finance business. She has advised a broad array of companies on M&A and debt refinancing transactions across several industries, including transportation, real estate, and consumer and retail. She is based in the firm's Milan office.

Previously, Ms. Saporito was a Senior Vice President at Leonardo & Co., which entered into a joint venture with Houlihan Lokey in Italy and now operates under the Houlihan Lokey brand. Prior to joining Leonardo & Co., she spent two years working in M&A advisory at Arcadia Financial Advisors in Milan.

Ms. Saporito’s prior transaction experience includes advising Fondo RIUE on the amendment and restatement of a financing contract for a real estate fund managed by Castello SGR; NMS Group on its sale, via subscription of a capital increase, to Hefei SARI V-Capital Management Co., Ltd; Eden Travel Group on its sale to Alpitour; Eurosanità on the contribution of six healthcare real estate assets in Rome and Fiuggi to Fondo Tessalo, a €200 million newly created Italian real estate fund managed by DeA Capital Real Estate SGR; Tourist Ferry Boat S.p.A. on its debt restructuring; Aelia (Groupe Lagardère) on the acquisition of ADR from Aeroporti di Roma S.p.A.; and Frette on its debt restructuring.

Ms. Saporito holds a degree in Economics from Bocconi University in Milan.

Send an inquiry to

* All fields are required
Warning: We will not be able to process your inquiry because your browser has JavaScript disabled. Please enable JavaScript, reload the page and submit the form.

You are about to leave
Houlihan Lokey's website

The link below leads to a website that is not
owned by Houlihan Lokey.

Continue to the external website,
close the window to remain on