Born in Milan in 1967 he obtained his Degree in Business Economics from the Commercial University Bocconi of Milan in 1992 and has been registered in the “Albo dei Dottori Commercialisti” (register of professional accountants) since 1993 and in the Roll of Chartered Accountants since 1999.
Between 1995 and 1998, he worked at CONSOB, where he carried out surveys on insider trading practices and the manipulation of share prices. At present, he operates his own firm in Milan, where he specializes in conducting control activities at important listed groups. He chairs the Boards of Directors of some companies of the Alisarda Group (Meridiana Fly S.p.A., Meridiana Maintenance S.p.A., Meridiana S.p.A., Air Italy Holding S.r.l., Air Italy S.p.A., Gestione Aeroporti Sardi S.p.A.), where he represents the control shareholder, and serves as Standing Auditor for Recordati Industria Chimica e Farmaceutica S.p.A. Since March 2013, he has also been chairing Word Duty Free S.p.A.’s Board of Statutory Auditors.
He also conducts research activities with the Department of Legal Studies A. Sraffa of the Bocconi University, where he also teaches business law as temporary lecturer. He authored many scientific publications on company law and the financial markets.