Davide Persico is an investor and business development specialist for early stage and start up companies in Europe and other parts of the world. He is the founder of Horizontas FZE (UAE-based asset management firm) with more than 12 years of professional experience in Capital Markets and strategic consulting, corporate finance, private equity and business development in high growth industries such as sports, lifestyle, energy and asset managment. Mr. Persico has extensive knowledge in the strucuring of deals in order to position companies for business expansion and capital raising. He is acknowledged decision-maker in respect of the whole listing process of small and midsized companies with focus on Equity Capital Markets and Private Equity Advisory. Network to national and international private equity investors, banques, family offices and high-net-worth individuals and outstanding competency in financial analysis and valuation. As founder and CEO of Horizontas FZE, Davide Persico designed a Financial & Strategic Advisor Company for all capital market matters. Mr. Persico has an educational background in Switzerland, is married, with one daughther and lives in Dubai, U.A.E.