Most recently at A&M, Mr. Castronovo began serving as the head of the Private Equity and Institution practice in the Middle East. For private equity clients, Mr. Castronovo has performed multiple pre-deal and post-deal assignments including commercial, operational and vendor due diligence, and post-merger integration. For financial services clients, he has extensive experience working on transformation programs for several leading international banks, asset managers and wealth managers.
Prior to joining A&M, Mr. Castronovo was a principal in Bain & Company in the financial services practice and worked on risk management, regulation, and strategy and transformation programs. Prior to that, he was the senior consultant at Ernst & Young Financial Business Advisory. In addition, he was the CEO and general manager for an Italian consumer credit company, with full P&L responsibility—he designed and implemented a restructuring plan involving operations, cost cutting and revenue enhancement.
Mr. Castronovo earned a master’s degree in business administration from Bocconi University in Milan and he is a Chartered Accountant and Auditor.