Emilio Di Spiezio Sardo is a co-founder, Partner and a Member of the Board of Bluegem Capital Partners LLP.

Emilio is a Board Member of The Private Clinic, Neomobile, Management Consulting Group, Liberty, Enotria&Coe, Mamas & Papas, Lateral, Big Fernand, Dr Vranjes Firenze, QMS Medicosmetics and Light & Living.

Prior to joining Bluegem as partner at inception, Emilio worked for two years in the hedge fund industry at York Capital Management and for more than six years in Investment Banking at Merrill Lynch.

In his experience within the hedge fund industry (2005-2006), Emilio worked as an investment manager in London at the European office of York Capital Management, a global multi-strategy fund with approximately $10 billion under management, gaining exposure to European markets.

During the six years in Investment Banking (1999-2005), Emilio worked in European merger & acquisitions and Italian corporate finance divisions in London and Rome. He gained exposure to mergers & acquisitions, debt and equity products and closed over twenty deals involving private and listed companies.

Emilio graduated summa cum laude in Economics and Finance at Bocconi University in Milan after spending one academic semester at the University of Warwick in Coventry (UK) as part of the Erasmus project.