DI Leasing prides itself on the individual, personal and diverse make up of the firm, both professionally and culturally. This diversity is reflected in the personalities and beliefs of the founding partners, who each bring their own personal and professional experience into DI Leasing.

Davide Padoa 002-bwDavide Padoa, brings with him a wealth of experience and creativity from the field of architecture and planning. He is also CEO of Design International, renowned for creating world-class architectural projects all around the globe. Design International is part of the DI Group and works in close collaboration with DI Leasing.


Fabio Porreca is known throughout Italy for his outstanding property management and leasing skills. He also runs Svicom, a shopping centre leasing and management company specialising on the Italian market. Svicom provides staff and expertise to DI Leasing, in particular in the Mediterranean and Northern Africa.




Emad Abdalla is an expert in retailing, especially in North Africa and the Middle East. He is also CEO of Retail Maroc International and the CEO of Al Hokair North Africa, one of the largest retail and real estate companies in the Middle East.