Born in Crespellano (BO) on 15 November 1956
Main professional experience
- from 1974 to 1978 employee of Coop Emilia Veneto
- from 1991 to 1998 Manager of the Food Section of Legacoop Bologna
- from 1982 to 1991 Chairman of the CIA (Italian Farmers' Confederation)
- from 1996 to 1999 Chairman of Unicarni S.c.a.r.l.
- from 1997 to 1998 Chairman and Chief Executive of Corticella Molini e Pastifici S.p.A.
- from 1997 to 2000 Chairman of Assicoop Sicura Bologna S.p.A.
- from 1997 to 2007 Member of the Board of Directors of FI.BO. S.p.A.
- from 1998 to 2004 Director and Board Member of Bologna Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Crafts
- from 1999 to 2012 Vice Chairman Banca di Bologna S.c.a.r.l.
- from 2002 to 2003 Director of Fiera di Bologna S.p.A.
- from 2000 to 2004 Director of Fondazione del Monte di Bologna e Ravenna
- from 1999 to 2004 Chairman of Legacoop Bologna
- from 2003 to 2011 Chairman of Coop Costruzioni Soc. Coop.
- from 2006 to 2011 Chairman of Azzurra S.r.l.
- from 2007 to 2010 Director of House Building S.p.A.
- from 2007 to 2011 Member of the Supervisory Board of Consorzio Cooperative di Costruzioni
- from 2007 to 2011 Director of Unipol Assicurazioni S.p.A.
- from 2008 to 2012 Sole Director of Larice S.r.l.
- from 2008 to 2012 Sole Director of Sola di Sopra S.r.l.
- from 2008 to 2012 Director IBN S.p.A.
- from 2009 to 2011 Deputy Chairman of Granulati Bologna S.p.A.
- from 2009 to 2012 Vice Chairman of Real Station S.r.l.
- from 2010 to 2011 Vice Chairman of CO&GE Consorzio
- from 2010 to 2012 Director of Marconi Express S.p.A.
- from 2010 to 2012 Chairman of Idea Nuova S.r.l.
- from july to november 2011 Director of Holmo S.p.A.
- from 2011 to 2015 Chairman of Coop Adriatica S.c. a r.l. (Director since 2009)
- from 2011 to 2016 Director of Centrale Adriatica Soc. Coop.
- from 2013 to 2014 Director of Coop Sicilia S.p.A.
- from 2013 to 2016 Chairman of Spring 2 S.r.l. (Director since 2011 and Executive Chief Officer from 2014 to 2016)
- from 2013 to 2017 Chairman and Executive Chief Officer of FINSOE S.p.A. (Director since 2011)
- from 2014 to 2019 Chairman of Impronta Etica
- from 2018 to 2019 Sole Director of Distribuzione Roma S.r.l.
- from 2018 to 2019 Sole Director of Momenti per Te S.r.l.
Posts currently held
since 2008 Member of the Board of Legacoop Bologna
since 2011 Director of Unipol Gruppo S.p.A.
since 2013 Director of Coop Italia Soc. Coop. (Member of the Supervisory Board from 2011 to 2013)
since 2014 Chairman of FICO.OP S.r.l.
since 2016 Chairman of Coop Alleanza 3.0 Soc. Coop. (Executive Chief Officer from 2016 to 2018)
since 2017 Director of Trmedia S.r.l.
since 2018 Chairman of Digitail S.r.l. (Director since 2016)
since 2018 Director of Centrale Adriatica Soc. Coop.
since 2018 Chairman of Distribuzione Centro Sud S.r.l.
since 2019 Chairman of Emiliana S.r.l.
since 2019 Director of EatalyWorld S.r.l.
since 2019 Director of UnipolSai Assicurazioni S.p.A.