TIM Management

TIM Management

About Us

TIM has been Italy’s first Transition Management Company: founded in 1987 in Milan, it offers a management and business assistance service to Companies in a transition process. With over 250 successful Projects carried out, TIM is today one of Italy leading companies in the transition field.


TIM’s mission is to assist Companies during transition periods, managing the changes necessary to achieve competitive repositioning.

Our Expertise

TIM builds, with the customers, a tailor-made Project, working with “Transition Managers”, T-Managers, strictly selected on competencies, as well as Project issues and Company organization and culture. TIM plays an important role, acting as the interface between the Customer and the T-Manager, conciliating different visions and approaches in critical situations in order to facilitate the Project success.

Industry Expertise: Plant & Equipment, Mechanics, Steel & Aluminium, Oil & Gas, Paper & Packaging, Printing, Textile & Ready to Wear, Fashion & Furniture Design, Food & Beverage, Chemical and Cosmetics, Real Estat

Case Study - TIM Management

TIM in 2013 worked with an Italian Company world leader in producing rubber soles to reorganize chinese operations in Guang Dong. The Chinese company had serious problems in quality control and the relations with Chinese subcontractors.
Tim appointed an Italian manager, who had working experience in China since few years, as operation manager who took charge of the purchase department and the control of production .
After 6 months of contract as temporary manager when an action plan has been draft and agreed with Client, the same has decided to hire the manager permanently .
Domenico Costa

Managing Director

Domenico Costa

Date founded: 1987

No. of employees: 11

Domenico Costa: one of the 3 founders, dealing with a lot of restructuring operations. Previously was:

  • Partner of Overseas, advisor of an International Fund for Europe and USA
  • CEO of Tropical Shipping Srl, a company owned by Dole Fresh Fruit,
  • President of Costa International BV, a holding owned by Costa Crociere, controlling subsidiaries located in North and South America

He has a degree in Economics from University of Genova; fluent English, French and Spanish.

Via Ulrico Hoepli, 3/C
20121 Milano
Talent pool 2013: 550
Areas of differentation:
Private Equity,
Real Estate