Managing Director Finance, Investor Relations, Insurances and Assets

Born in Rome on 23 January 1965.

Graduated cum laude in Economics specializing in Corporate Finance in 1988.

Auditor since 25 November 1999.

Promotore Finanziario since 31 August 1998.

Started career in 1988 in ALITALIA SpA, dealing with capital markets and financial risks as part of the Finance & Treasury Dept.

In 1992, moved to COFIRI SIM as Head of Corporate Desk until 2000 and then he became Head of Sales of the holding company COFIRI SpA, developing and selling the portfolio of COFIRI Group financial products for its Institutional Clients.

During 2003, moved to FERROVIE DELLO STATO SpA as Head of Financial Markets, structuring and raising financing for the birth of High Speed Railway, this being – still today – the most important railway transportation project in Italy.

Since 2008, Head of Finance & Treasury of FS Group, laying the foundations of FS Group financial evolution. Most important achievements amongst others were accomplishing the EMTN Program, the issue of FS first credit rating, the first Green Bond issue aimed at financing new rolling stock and, finally, the first transaction executed by an Italian corporate under the so-called Juncker Plan.

Since January 2018, Managing Director Finance, Investor Relations, Insurances and Assets of FS Group.

Between 2013 and 2016, Chairman of the Board of Directors of EUROFER, the complementary pension fund for Italian railways and ANAS workers.

Other current positions held:

  • CEO of FERCREDIT
  • Vice Chairman of EUROFIMA (supranational body financing European Railways);
  • Vice Chairman of EUROFER (FS Complementary Pension Fund);
  • Board member of M5 (Special Purpose Vehicle managing the PPP initiative for the “Metro 5” Milan subway) and President of its Financial Committee;
  • Board member of Netinera Gmbh (company active in the German public transportation industry, owned by Ferrovie and by Cube Infrastructure Fund).