TELECOM: Head of Administration, Finance and Control
He was born in Rome on March 25, 1968. Since September 26, 2012 he has been Head of Administration, Finance and Control at Telecom Italia. After graduating in “Economic and Social Sciences” from the Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in 1992, with a specialisation in Finance, from 1992 to 1994 he held the position of experienced accountant at Arthur Andersen & Co. Following a period at Mediobanca as Senior Financial Analyst (1994-1998) and with Credit Suisse First Boston as Vice President of Financial Institutions Group (1998-2000) and Mergers & Acquisitions Group (2000-2001), in 2002 he joined Medio Credito Centrale S.p.A. (Capitalia Group) as Central Director Advisory Area. He retained this position until 2005, when he was appointed Central Director at Capitalia S.p.A.
From 2007 to 2009, following the merger of Capitalia S.p.A. and UniCredit Group S.p.A., he was Head of Investment Banking Italy at UniCredit Group S.p.A.. In 2009 he was appointed CEO of UniCredit Corporate Banking S.p.A.. Following the merger of UniCredit Corporate Banking S.p.A. with UniCredit S.p.A., in 2010 he was appointed Head of Corporate & Investment Banking Italy, UniCredit Group. From 2011 to September 2012 he was Managing Director of Fondiaria SAI S.p.A.