Born in Genoa on 11 July 1947
University studies: Political Economy as part of Degree in Philosophy from the University of Genoa
Main Professional Experience
- from 1972 to 1982 various posts in CGIL Liguria
- from 1982 to 1983 Deputy Chairman of the Associazione Ligure delle Coop Produzione e Lavoro, Chairman from 1983 to 1988
- from 1988 to 1999 Chairman of the Associazione Ligure delle Cooperative di Consumatori and Vice Chairman of Legacoop Liguria
- from 1999 to 2008 Deputy Chairman of Coop Liguria with responsibility for coordinating the Hypermarkets Division and managing the Members and Consumers Section
- from 1996 to 2007 Director of SO.FIN.COOP. S.p.A.
- from 2002 to 2006 Director of COOPFOND S.p.A.
- from 2005 to 2008 Director of Unicard S.p.A.
- from 2009 to 2011 Director of Holmo S.p.A.
- from 2011 to 2012 Sole Director of Ligurpart 2 S.p.A.
- from 2011 to 2012 Chairman ANCD Chief Executive Officer of Simgest S.p.A.
- from 2010 to January 2014 Deputy Chairman of Unipol Assicurazioni S.p.A. (Director since 2009)
- from 2010 to 2017 Director of Finsoe S.p.A.
- from 2013 to 2015 Director of Distribuzione Roma S.r.l.
- from 2015 to 2018 Deputy Chairman of Coop Italian Food S.p.A.
- from 2017 to 2018 Sole Director of Ligurpart 3 S.p.A.
Positions Currently Held
- since 2008 Chairman of Coop Liguria Soc. Coop.
- since 2009 Director of Unipol Gruppo S.p.A.
- since 2009 Chairman of Talea S.p.A. (Chief Executive Officer from 2009 to 2018)
- since 2013 Deputy Chairman of SIAT Società Italiana Assicurazioni e Riassicurazioni S.p.A.
- since 2013 Director of Coop Italia Soc. Coop. (Member of the Supervisory Board from 2008 to 2013)
- since 2015 Deputy Chairman of Coop Consorzio Nord Ovest S.c. a r.l. (Director since 2005)
- since 2018 Chairman of Scuola Coop – Istituto Nazionale di Formazione delle Cooperative di Consumatori – Montelupo Soc. Coop. (Deputy Chairman from 2016 to 2018)
- since 2018 Sole Director of Immobiliare Edilsa S.r.l.
- since 2012 Director of UnipolSai Assicurazioni S.p.A.