Born 6 June 1952, in Milan.

Degree in economics & commerce – Milan, Cattolica University.
Registered on the Milan Order of Certified Accountants and the Roll of Account Auditors.
Member for 11 year of financial Services Committee of Assirevi (the Iitalia Auditing Company Association)
From 2010 he carries on his professional activity in his firm in Milan.
From 1992 to 2010 partner in "Assurance and Advisory Business Services practice - Financial Services "di Ernst & Young Italy; from 1992 to 1997 Ernst & Young of Florence; from 1980 to 1992 assistant then manager of Ernst & Young; from 1978 to 1980 he  worked in the Internal Audit Department of Augusta Elicotteri; from 1971 to 1978 he worked in the Head office of Banca di Legnano.
Specialised in audit of financial services institutions (such as Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Capitalia, Banca Popolare Commercio e Industria; ABN AMBRO, UBS e ING; Mediolanum, Henderson, State Street, Invesco and Industrial Groups such as Nuovo Pignone, Snamprogetti, Antinori, Ferragamo, Savino del Bene).
Significant professional activities: Analysis of operational processes in connection with the introduction of law 231/2001; Analysis of assessment of the risk associated to the accounting processes connected with the activity of “Dirigente Preposto”;
Valuation of financial institutions in connection with corporate restructuring operations; participation in due diligence reviews in connection with acquisitions;

From 2011 Chairman of Mediobanca’s statutory audit committee.