Barbara Alemanni was born on 22 November 1964. She graduated in Economics in 1989 at the Bocconi University and she got a MSC in Finance at the City University Business School of London in 1993.
She is professor of Financial Markets and Institutions at the University of Genova, researcher and scientific consultant at SDA Bocconi.
Since 2019 she has been member of the investment advisor board of IIT.
Since 2018 she has been chairing the Endowment committee of the University of Genoa.
Since 2017 she has been independent non executive Director of Borsa Italiana S.p.A.
Since 2017 she has been member of the CONSOB-Universities joint working group on Fintech.
Since 2017 she has been a member of the Board of director of the University of Genoa.
Since 2016 she has been member of the Group of Economic Advisors of ESMA.
From 2014 to 2017 she was independent member of the Board of Directors of Aletti Gestielle SGR.
Since 2013 she has been scientific advisor of MEFOP (Italian Pension funds promotion agency).
She began her career in 1994 with consulting, scientific and training experiences with Borsa Italiana S.p.A., European Commission, Assogestioni and several Italian and international banks and asset managers.
From 1994 to 2000 she was researcher of Financial Markets and Institutions at the L. Bocconi University of Milan.
From 2000 to 2005 she was Associate Professor of Financial Markets and Institutions at the L. Bocconi University of Milan, also directing the CEMS-MIM master, from 2003 to 2005.
Since 2005 she has been professor at SDA Bocconi School of Management and Researcher fellow at Carefin-Baffi research center University L. Bocconi.