A 1974 Business Administration graduate of UniversitÓ Luigi Bocconi, Milan, he is a member of the Association of Certified Public Accountants and Qualified Accountants of Milan since 1978. In addition, he is a financial auditor since 1995.  He joined Arthur Andersen S.p.A. (now called Deloitte & Touche SpA) in 1975; he became an associate in 1986 working as a financial auditor at the Milan branch, then at the Genoa branch and lastly at the Verona branch from 1988 until May 2009. He joined TFP & Associati, Milan, in June 2009 as an associate.  During his career he built up significant experience in dealing with balance sheets, administration and corporate governance, cooperating with several national and international firms of primary importance - some of which are listed in the stock exchange - as project manager or account manager. In addition, he cooperates with several private equity funds, both national and international, in matters of company acquisitions and selling. His recent activity involved consulting for company acquisition and due diligence issues, as well as the transition to IAS/IFRS international accounting guidelines. He has worked as a member of several Boards of Statutory Auditors and currently cooperates with the College of Economics of the UniversitÓ di Verona on internal auditing issues.

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