Last Revised: 07 Oct 2013
Director of Pirelli & C. S.p.A. since May 13, 2013
Born in Mezzanino (Pavia) in1961.
He graduated with a first-class degree and gold medal in Economics at the Università Commercial Luigi Bocconi in Milan in 1985.
He is a Chartered Accountant and is enrolled in the Register of Auditor.
In 1986 he became assistant to the Chairman for the financial affairs at Rotta Research Laboratorium S.p.A., an Italian pharmaceutical company.
Since October 2010 he is Deputy Chairman of Greentech Energy Systems AS, a company operating in the field of the renewable sources of energy and listed at the NASDAQ OMX of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Since January, 2013 he is member of the Board of Directors of Marco Tronchetti Provera & C. S.p.A. of Milan.
Beside the working activity, between 1988 and 1992 he carried on teaching activity at the Finafrica foundation, within the Master for Banking and Finance for Development; from 1994 to 2000 he has been Adjunt Professor at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan for Business and Commercial Management and between 1997 and 2001 he has been lecturer of the course of Corporate Finance and the Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, in cooperation with Prof. Angelo Miglietta.
HHe has been also member of the Board of Statutory Auditors of many financial and industrial companies and of the Associazione degli Industriali Farmaceutici Italiana (Farmindustria).