In Autostrade per l'Italia since July 2015, he was born in 1967. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Padua, before completing an Executive Program Master at Harvard Business School; an International Executive Program at INSEAD and a Master in Finance and Project Control at SDA Bocconi. He began his career within FIAT Group, then he worked for GE-Nuovo Pignone and, from 1996 to June 2015, for ENEL Group, taking up a variety of increasingly senior management positions, gaining considerable experience in the international environment. Previously he held several responsibilities in the field of Engineering & Construction; Operations and Project Management, then, before joining Autostrade per l'Italia, he served as Head of Power Plants Development & Construction - Senior Vice President. He is director in some Group subsidiaries.