Italo - NTV
Italy’s first private high speed rail operator, and the first operator in the world to use the new Alstom’s AGV train
Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (“NTV”) is a privately owned High Speed Trains operator, created by a group of Italian entrepreneurs following the European Union directive aimed at liberalizing the railway system.
NTV is the first and largest European private-sector high speed train operator, and the second largest player in Italy after government-owned Trenitalia. It is mostly known for its Italo trains.
Peninsula invested in the company by acquiring a significant minority stake in 2017, and afterwards reinvesting a portion of its stake alongisde G.I.P. in the 2018 transaction.