Last Revised: 28 Sep 2009
Director of Internal Audit di Pirelli & C. S.p.A..
Born in Legnano (MI) on 24.01.61, married.
Degree in Economics and Trade, Business Administration and Management received in 1986 from the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan.
In 1987 he was Junior Auditor in the Internal Audit Department (Italian companies) of Industrie Pirelli S.p.A..
In 1989 Maurizio Bonzi was appointed Assistant to the Head of the Management Control Department of Industrie Pirelli S.p.A., in charge of consolidating the Group's economic and financial results.
In 1990 he was then appointed Senior Auditor in the Internal Audit Department (Worldwide) of Pirelli S.p.A.; responsibilities included: verifying the reliability of the internal control system in all company areas through the analysis of the processes, providing procedural/organizational solutions in order to improve their operational efficiency/efficacy; checking and certifying the General Accounting systems and thus also the relative Financial Statements, assuring compliance with the International Accounting Standards and the Group's principles, in collaboration with the external auditors.
In 1992 two-year stay in France (Paris), during the process of decentralizing Pirelli SpA's Internal Audit Department, in order to create, organize and develop an independent department with the aim of planning audits in the various Pirelli companies located in French-speaking countries, as well as carrying out consulting activities to support local Management. In charge of certifying the companies'
In 1995 he was appointed Head of the Planning and Reporting Department within the Administration and Control area of the Tyre Sector of the Pirelli Group.
Responsibilities included: coordinating the annual planning process; consolidating, at Sector and Business Unit levels, the economic/financial results relating to the Management Plan and its revision, quarterly forecast and monthly results; guaranteeing the preparation and continual renewal of the monthly reports, in
In 1999 Maurizio Bonzi was appointed Head of the Consolidated Sector Financial Statements Department and Planning and Reporting.
In 2002 he was Head of the Planning and Control Department of the Tyre Sector, with the following responsibilities:
Since Sept. 2006 he has been Head of the Internal Audit Department of the Pirelli Group, organized in two Regional Areas: Europe & Rest of the World and Latin America.
Internal Control Officer of Pirelli & C S.p.A. and Pirelli & C. Real Estate S.p.A.; member of the Supervisory Body of Pirelli & C. S.p.A