Giuseppe Andrea Giannantonio is a chartered accountant (dottore commercialista – 1993) and has been a partner at Chiomenti Studio Legale since 2002, covering different managing roles in the firm (he is now part of the client group and the policy and conduct committee). His practice covers diversified fields of taxation and, in particular, international taxation, the taxation of investment funds and the structures of cross-border investments, the taxation of real estate, and corporate M&A and financial taxation. He sits on the tax committees of the Italian Real Estate Industry Association (ASSOIMMOBILIARE) and the Italian Private Equity Venture Capital Association (AIFI), and on the tax and regulatory committee of the European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA). In this role, he attended the public consultation meeting of the OECD on base erosion and profit shifting regarding collective investment vehicles and real estate investment trusts in February 2015. In 2006, he advised the Italian Treasury on the introduction of the law on listed real estate investment companies (SIIQ) and recently advised the Italian Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) on its reform in 2014. He is a frequent speaker at conferences and has written articles in specialist newspapers and magazines. He graduated cum laude in economics from the University of Rome, La Sapienza in 1992 and attended the University of Cambridge Judge Business School in 2012 and the Harvard Law School Executive Education in 2020.
The Real Estate Investment Structure Taxation Review is a useful guide for those investors willing to invest in real estate properties located in Europe. It provides a comparative illustration of the possible alternatives for the establishment of investment platforms in Europe and investment vehicles at a local level. Each country-specific chapter provides insights from leading experts on key tax considerations and investment opportunities based on the relevant national legislation.