Born in Rome in 1964; he graduated in Economics and Commerce with honours from La Sapienza University of Rome in 1989. He has been Versalis’ Chairman since 1 February 2021.
After graduation, he was employed at Esso Italiana in various positions in IT, Finance and Audit.
In 1999, he joined Eni and took on positions of increasing responsibility within the Internal Audit Department as manager of downstream audit activities and audit support processes (particularly IT and fraud audit) until being appointed Director of Internal Audit in 2011, a position he held until 31 March 2021.
He is currently a Board Member of AIIA (Italian Association of Internal Auditors).
He was also a member of the Supervisory Board and Secretary of the Control and Risk Committee of Eni SpA, Chairman of AIIA (Italian Association of Internal Auditors) and Board Member of IIA (Institute of Internal Auditors).
He holds the following international certifications: Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Certified Risk Management Assurance (CRMA).