Who We Are

We are an Alternative Investment Advisory company dedicated to offering assistance services to institutional investors, banks and Family Offices.

C&P was born from the idea of its founder Claudio Furio Colombo, who after spending the last two decades in the financial and insurance sector, has decided to combine his experience and the skills acquired by a team of professionals, in favor of institutional investors and of families with large estates.

After having been independent spectators of complex asset engineering operations and analysis of international financial instruments, with the team we have gained important skills in various areas.

– Alternative investments
– Structuring of investments
– Venture Capital
– Financial services (vertical and horizontal supply chain)
– Dedicated insurance services (all risk)
– Succession planning
– International regulations
– Private Insurance
– Private Equity
– Club deals


A team of professionals, in favor of institutional investors and families with large assets.


Claudio Furio Colombo

Claudio joined AWD in 1992, holding the position of Commercial Director for the Italian market. In 1997 he became Project Manager at Lombard Marketing Service. Since 1998 he was responsible for the Italian, Southern European and Key Account market for Lombard International Assurance Luxembourg. From 2014 to 2017 he covered the role of CSO in ING Life Luxembourg. Claudio graduated in Economics from the University of Mannheim and subsequently undertook an MBA at SDA Bocconi.

Lorenzo Gianello

Lorenzo matured experience in Wealth Management at Merrill Lynch in the USA and ABN AMRO in Italy. Since 2006, in Luxembourg, he has been providing strategic, managerial and consultancy activities in financial products and extraordinary transactions to institutional customers and family offices. He was a founding partner of Baumann & Partners SA and is the current reference partner and MD of Finconsulting Sàrl. He graduated in Law from the University of Roma Tre and received a BA cum laude from UC Berkeley. Member of the Luxembourg Investment Fund Association.

Niccolò Filippo Veneri Savoia

Niccolò began his career in Mantua at the Veneri-Previdi law firm, and then moved into publishing, leading the family magazine "Look Lateral" to international success, winning the FPO Award and distributing in more than 50 countries. Leveraging that experience, he moved to Seattle, decided to democratize the art investment market by transforming Look Lateral into a pioneering start-up that fuses the finest art investment know-how with artificial intelligence and blockchain technology. Expert in token economy, digital securities, NFT and startups.

Roberto Anselmo

Roberto began his career in Alfa Romeo London, where he dealt with the development of sales on foreign markets. In 1986 he joined Dival, now Allianz Bank in marketing services to support the network of financial product consultants. In 1987 he joined Arca SGR where he was responsible for the distribution of mutual funds. He graduated in Sociology and Political Science from London University.

Investment Team

Duccio Zavaglia

Upon graduating in Finance and International Markets at Università Cattolica of Milan, Duccio began his professional experience in A.I.P.B. (Italian Association of Private Banking), Italy’s main association within the Private Banking space. Duccio joined C&P in 2021 as an Investment Analyst and he is responsible for scouting and analyzing new investment opportunities as well as doing research related to alternative assets.