Born in Cremona on May 18, 1964, lives in Milan. Married, three children.
February 1989 – November 1997: In house Counsel at Cariplo, focusing primarily on Company Law, regulatory and financial market. Main transactions: listing project of Cariplo shares, takeover of ROLO shares, IPOs of Reno de Medici, CSP, Idra Presse.
December 1997 – July 1998 Legal Counsel at Credito Agrario Bresciano.
August 1998 – July 2008 Director at Borsa Italiana in charge of Legal Affairs; also in charge of the Listing Department (2003 – 2006).
Main transactions and projects: acquisition of the control of CC&G and Monte Titoli; co-ordination of the drafting of the Italian Corporate Governance Code (2006).
September 2008 – June 2014 Independent Lawyer – Milan.
February 2009 – September 2012 Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP Law Firm (Special Counsel).
October 2012 – June 2014 Mazzoni e Associati Law Firm
July 2014 – April 2016 Chieffi – Murelli Law Firm.
May 2016 – today CG Partners – Legal & Governance
Board Member at Cassa di Compensazione e Garanzia S.p.A. (2000 – 2003)
Board Member at Monte Titoli S.p.A. (2004 – 2006)
Secretary at the Italian Corporate Governance Committee (from 2011)
Representative of the Bondholders at Arkimedica S.p.A. (2011 – 2012)
Representative of the Bondholders at Cogeme Set S.p.A. in liquidazione (from 2012)
Board Member at Eukedos S.p.A. (2013-2015)
Independent Board member at ERG S.p.A. (from 2015)
Board Member at Intermonte SIM S.p.A. (from 2015)
Board Member at Adriano Lease Sec. S.r.l. (from 2011)
Board Member of Brera Sec S.r.l. (from 2017)
Admitted to Milan Bar Association
Law Degree at Parma University with highest honors (1986)
Notary and Lawyer training
Commentario alla riforma delle società, diretto da Marchetti-Bianchi-Ghezzi-Notari, volume Società Cooperative (Giuffrè, 2006): comments to articles 2525, 2527, 2528, 2529 and 2530
L'evoluzione della best practice: il nuovo codice di Autodisciplina, in AA.VV.,
Riforma del risparmio e Corporate Governance, IPSOA, 2006
Adesione ai codici di comportamento e categorie speciali di azioni, in AA.VV.,
La società quotata dalla riforma del diritto societario alla legge sul risparmio, Giappichelli, 2008
L'Azione Sviluppo e la Consob: riflessioni in memoria della passivity rule in Giur.Comm. 2009, II, 788
Azioni di categoria speciale convertibili in caso di opa: il pendolo della regolamentazione e l'evoluzione degli orientamenti della Consob, in RDS, 2010, 652
Course of Corporate Governance at Università Bocconi di Milano (2007)
Frequent speaker at conferences and seminars.