Last Revised: 13 May 2013
General Counsel and Head of General and Institutional
Affairs of Pirelli & C. S.p.A.
Lawyer, he is born in Rome on 13th September, 1960; he has a son.
In 1983 he began his professional career at Consob - Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (National Commission for Companies and Stock Exchange), where he remains for more than ten years, with different tasks, among others responsible for the regulations office.
Since 1998 up to July 2001 he was the General Vice Director of Assonime, with the responsibility of the corporate and financial markets regulation department.
In August 2001 he joined the Pirelli Group as Director of Legal and Corporate Affairs Department, up to his entry in the Telecom Italia Group.
Since 2001 in Telecom Italia Group he was Secretary of the Board of Directors of the holding company and General Counsel.
As from February 2009 he is Group General Counsel.
Also since 2009 he is Assistant to the Chairman and Managing Director for the definition of the strategies and the governance structure of Pirelli. Since July 2010 he took the responsibility of the General and Institutional Affairs of the Group.
As from 2005 he is member of the Advisory Group on Corporate Governance and Company Law of the European Commission.