Born on 7 September 1970.
1. Positions and Qualifications
Of Counsel to NCTM Studio Legale Associato.
Member of the Supervisory Board and the Nomination Committee, and independent member of the Internal Supervisory Board, of A2A S.p.A., a company listed in the Blue Chip segment of Borsa Italiana in the FTSE MIB index.
Member and Secretary of the Board of Directors, and member of the Nomination and Compensation Committee and the Supervisory Board, of Seat Pagine Gialle S.p.A., a company listed on the MTA of Borsa Italiana S.pA..
President of the Supervisory Board of Teva s.r.l. (Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd Group, listed in the NYSE).
President of the Supervisory Board of Bellco s.r.l. (Charme Group).
Member of the Board of Auditors of River Holding S.p.A. (Delta Banking Group) from 2009 to September 2013.
President of the Supervisory Board of Interbrand S.r.l. from 2009 to 2012.
President of the Supervisory Board of Lima S.p.A. from 2009 to February 2013.
Member of the scientific editorial board of the Corporate Governance Committee of Borsa Italiana, which reviewed the new edition of the Corporate Governance Code for listed companies of March 2006 (published by Borsa Italiana).
2. Degree and postgraduate courses
University of Milan, Degree in Law, 1994.
Commercial University “L. Bocconi” of Milan, Specialisation course in financial law, 2001.
Course in leadership organised by INSEAD, 2004.
3. Experience in the areas of expertise (*)
- Head of Legal Affairs – Listing Department, Head of the Secretariat of the Institutional Committee (decision-making body) and Secretary of the Supervisory Board at Borsa Italiana S.p.A. (2001 - 2010):
Advisor to the companies of the group (Monte Titoli, Cassa di Compensazione e Garanzia, Bit Systems) on corporate law, delegations and governance;
Preliminary legal investigation of the procedures for continued suspension and removal of financial instruments from trading (Cirio, Parmalat; Lazio AS, Giacomelli, Argentine Bonds);
Legal assistance with corporate information handling and issuers’ extraordinary transactions;
Preliminary legal investigation of sanction procedures against issuers, sponsors and specialists;
Preliminary legal investigation of the procedures for admission to trading of shares, including as a result of mergers/demergers, and of any other instruments issued by listed companies (Lottomatica, Snam, dual listing of NovusPharma, Vicuron);
Preliminary legal investigation of the procedures for admission to trading of bonds, warrants and fund units (Vittoria assicurazione, Fiat, Roncadin);
Preliminary legal investigation of the procedures for admission to trading of financial instruments (covered warrants, certificates, ABSs, ETFs, etc.);
Examination of the evolution, at both domestic and international level, of corporate law and corporate governance, update of the principles applicable to listed companies and participation in the drafting of documents relating to consultation procedures (parliamentary hearings, consultation documents at both national and EU level, etc.);
Assistance with the procedures for amending the rules on listed issuers;
Gap Analysis, drafting of the organisational model under Legislative Decree No 231/2001.
- Advisor at international law firms (Chiomenti and Ughi Nunziante).
- Advisor at the London branch of Banca Commerciale Italiana S.p.A. on syndicated loans and conduit lending (plain vanilla and structured financing), loan securitisation transactions, umbrella facilities, the structuring of loans to support acquisitions, mergers, demergers and the sale of businesses or business units.
4. Professional Skills
Expert in corporate and financial markets law.
Lecturer at several courses on continuous education in corporate and financial markets law, both in Italy and abroad; speaker at numerous conventions.
Author of specialist publications.
(*) The information about the professional assistance provided to the clients mentioned above only includes data publicly available.