Pedersoli and Intesa in the acquisition of the control of RBM Assicurazione Salute

Milan, 20 December 2019 – Pedersoli Studio Legale advises Intesa Sanpaolo Group in the agreements for the acquisition by Intesa Sanpaolo Vita of a controlling interest of RBM Assicurazione Salute, third operator in Italy in the health insurance market, currently entirely owned by RBH Group of Favaretto family.

According to the agreements, after having received the necessary authorisations by IVASS and AGCM, Intesa Sanpaolo Vita will purchase directly 50% +1 shares of the corporate capital of RBM Assicurazione Salute, within July 2020, and subsequently, if necessary, increase the participation up to 100% of the capital, progressively, from 2026 to 2029.

By the acquisition of RBM Assicurazione Salute – which will be named “Intesa Sanpaolo RBM Salute” – Intesa Sanpaolo Group significantly strengthens its domestic positioning in the high value-added “damage, not car”.

Pedersoli team supporting Intesa Sanpaolo Group in the transaction has been led by Carlo Pedersoli (Equity Partner) and composed of Csaba Davide Jákó (Partner), Edoardo Pedersoli (Senior Associate) and Valentina Di Melfi (Associate) for corporate M&A aspects, Davide Cacchioli (Equity Partner) in relation to antitrust issues and Alessandro Zappasodi (Partner) as to regulatory profiles, while Francesco Simoneschi (Equity Partner), including Carlo Talarico (Associate) for labour law aspects.

RBH Group has been advised in relation to legal profiles by Giuseppe Chinaglia at Studio Legale Avvocati Chinaglia.




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