Founder, Lerro&Partners

Alessandro Lerro

Alessandro is an Italian lawyer expert of new technologies and business creation. Founder of Lerro &Partners, he has been advising for years start up and small/medium sized companies dealing with information technology, healthcare, biotechnology and media.

He served as board member and C.E.O. in several companies involved in high technology industry and venture capital in Italy, Germany, Luxembourg and U.K..

Alessandro is often involved in merger and acquisition, venture capital and investment deals, mostly focused on small/medium businesses.

Appointed as Legal Expert of the Italian Environment Ministry from 1996 for 10 years, he joined a team working on sustainable economic innovation, taking care of regulatory documents; he also advised other public entities involved in the management of historical and cultural heritage and thereafter focused on government relations for new businesses.

Innovation enthusiatic and technology addicted, in 2005 he cofounded the first Italian stem cells bank and in 2011 the first Twitter network for Italian lawyers.

Lecturer in seminars and conferences with a focus on business creation, investment, international contracts, he is a regular author and blogger.