Born in Venice, 26 October 1959, married, three children
1978 Beccaria High School, Milan, 60/60
1984 Politecnico of Milan, MSC Mechanical Engineering – 100 with Laude
1987 INSEAD Paris – Master in Business Administration – With Distinction
1984 – 1985 Hewlett-Packard, Andover (MA), USA – Manufacturing: SQC for the production processo of medical devices
1985 – 1988 McKinsey & Co. – Milan- Engagement Mananger - Strategy and Operations projects for several Multinational Companies: Consumer Goods – Manufacturers and Retailers – Supply Chain, DPP, Retail Format Strategy, Sales Force Redesign Oil and Energy – Distribution, Cost Reduction, PMI 1989 – May 2012 Bain & Company – Milan, London (1989 – 90), Instanbul (1997 – 2001) – Director - Strategy, Operations and Organization Projects across Europe: Consumer Goods: Portfolio Strategy, M&A/PMI, Operating Model definition, Sales and Distribution redesign, Internationalization (worked in about 30 countries) Retailing: M&A/PMI, format re design, International expansion, Promotional Effectiveness, Private Labels Strategy, Category Management Process Industries: Cost Reduction, Quality Improvement, Alliances/JV Service Industries: several projects for Distributors and Third Party Logistic Providers Information Technology, Media, Mechanical Industry: Performance Improvement, Turnaround, Organization, Cost Reduction, M&A Private Equity: Strategic due diligence in several sectors, and Portfolio Companies Performance Improvement Personal counsellor to Italian Family Groups on Governance, Succession Planning and Long term Strategy
Among the founders of Bain Italy in 1989.
Board Member of S.Quirico S.p.A., ERG S.p.A., Officine Maccaferri S.p.A., Innova Italy 1 S.p.A., OTB S.p.A., Goglio S.p.A., Rimorchiatori Riuniti S.p.A., Praesidium Sgr S.p.A., Hat Orizzonte S.p.A., Member of the Scientific Committee of AIDAF (Associazione Italiana delle Imprese di Famiglia).