With over 25 years’ experience, Rez Mahboubi is a seasoned M&A and Corporate Development executive with extensive global experience sourcing, structuring and executing M&A, private equity and strategic investment transactions across a wide range of industries. Prior to joining Woodbridge , Rez led various M&A transactions involving public and privately-held companies. Earlier in his career, Rez held investment banking positions at BNP Paribas, Barclays and JP Morgan. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from the University of Glasgow and an MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School with majors in finance and strategy. He is also a UK Chartered Management Accountant.
Barbara has a Master’s Degree in International Economics at Bocconi University, Milan and an International Master in Economic Science at Erasmus University, Rotterdam. She had a 18 years experience at STMicroelectronics, an Italian-French leading manufacturer of electronic components. She has assumed various roles: from 1995 to 1997 Business and Financial Controller; from 1998 to 2002 Business Unit Manager; from 2003 to 2004 Marketing Manager in Milan offices. From 2005 to 2013 Barbara has served as Director of M&A, Corporate Strategy and Business Development at the STMicroelectronics headquarters in Geneva. She has a specific experience in complex M&A cross-border transactions, in corporate strategy and business development. From September 2014 Barbara is Associate Partner at Cavour Corporate Finance.