Henry Kravis, the king of rough-and- tumble leveraged buyouts, picked up a phone at his home in Palm Beach, Florida, and called the chief executive officer of one of Spain’s biggest producers of building materials.
UniCredit SpA Chief Executive Officer Federico Ghizzoni said a solution to the “tense and complicated” crisis in Ukraine is needed to avoid harming business in Europe.
UniCredit SpA, Italy’s biggest bank, said first-quarter profit rose 59 percent after it set aside less money for bad loans and costs declined.
UniCredit SpA , Italy’s biggest bank, named Deputy Chief Executive Officer Federico Ghizzoni as CEO nine days after his predecessor Alessandro Profumo quit under pressure from investors.
UniCredit SpA will seek the “right” mix of stable shareholders in different regions in the future, Chief Executive Officer Federico Ghizzoni told la Repubblica in an interview.
UniCredit will cut costs this year more aggressively than planned, beating targets approved in November, Chief Executive Officer Federico Ghizzoni said.
UniCredit SpA Chief Executive Officer Federico Ghizzoni said the “era of acquisitions,” when lenders focused on purchases to grow, is over.
UniCredit SpA Chief Executive Officer Federico Ghizzoni is buying time to rescue Italy’s biggest bank as the country teeters on the brink of recession.
"In Turkey the worst is behind."
- Federico Ghizzoni on May 13, 2014