Born in Perugia in 1971, he graduated with honours in Economics and Business at the La Sapienza University of Rome in 1994.


He has been a Director of FINCANTIERI S.p.A. since May 2016.

 

POSITIONS

Since 2018, he has been holding the office of Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Cassa Depositi e Prestiti S.p.A. He is Chief Executive Officer of CDP Reti S.p.A. since 2019.

 

 

CAREER

He began his professional career in 1995 in London in Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking Division where he was primarily involved in equity and bond placement, acquisition and merger transactions.


From 1998 to 2005, he was a strategy consultant at McKinsey, specialising in restructuring, transformation and relaunching transactions of major industrial and financial groups.


In 2005, he joined the Fincantieri Group as Director of Business Development and Corporate Finance reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, subsequently assuming the position of Chief Financial Officer (2006- 2014) and Deputy General Manager (2011- 2014).


From 2014 to 2018, he was Chief Financial Officer and Manager responsible for preparing the Cassa Depositi e Prestiti Group’s financial reports, assuming responsibility for both postal and bond funding and for managing the Group’s liquidity, investment portfolio and Asset Liability Management.


Since 2017, he has been a member of the Italian-French Commission for the alliance project between Fincantieri and Naval Group.


Since 2019, he is Co-Chairperson of the ItalyChina Business Forum.


He was also Chairperson of the Board of Directors of CDP Equity, member of the Board of Directors of Fincantieri USA Inc., Vard Group AS, Vard Holdings Limited, Risparmio Holding S.p.A., Equam S.p.A., the Investor Committee of the Italian Recovery Fund (formerly Atlante II), the Board of Directors of Open Fiber S.p.A. and a member of the Atlante Fund’s Investor Committee.