Born in Macerata in 1963, holds a cum laude degree in Electronic Engineering from Bologna University, is chartered engineer and holds an MBA from SDA Bocconi University.
Laura Cioli has served as a top executive at leading global corporations in different industries including telecommunication, media, energy, financial services, management consulting.
In particular she has been Chief Executive Officer at Gedi Gruppo Editoriale , Chief Executive Officer at RCS Mediagroup, Chief Executive Officer at CartaSi, Chief Operating at Sky Italia, Senior Vice President at Eni Gas&Power, Executive Director at Vodafone Italia, member of the Executive Committee of the company since joining with different roles over time including Strategy and Business Development Director, Operations Director, Business Division Director, Partner at Bain&Company.
Laura Cioli has also served as non-executive director different Boards of listed companies including Telecom Italia, Salini-lmpregilo,World Duty Free Group, Cofide.
She is currently a member of the Pirelli Board of Directors, Brembo's Board of Directors and Sofina's Board of Directors.