Milanese addition for Bridgepoint

UK mid-market firm Bridgepoint has appointed Lucio Ranaudo as a director in its Milan office.

Ranaudo joins from L Capital, the French private equity fund backed by LVMH and Groupe Arnault. There he was the director responsible for Italy. Prior to that, he was a founding director of the Dresdner Kleinwort Benson Fund Italia in Milan.

Ranaudo is a graduate of the Politecnico di Torino and has an MBA from Harvard Business School.