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 Director 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 Deputy 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 Deputy Chairman of Real Station S.r.l.
- from 2010 to 2011 Deputy 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)
Posts currently held
- since 2008 Member of the Board of Legacoop Bologna
- 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 2014 Chairman of Impronta Etica
- 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 2011 Director of Unipol Gruppo S.p.A.