Born in Milan in 1964.
Graduated in Law at the University of Milan in 1988, notary in Milan since 1994, associate professor since 1998 and full professor since 2001.
Full Professor of Business Law at the Bocconi University of Milan, he was director of the PhD in Business Law at the University of Brescia and then director of the Phd in Legal Studies at the Bocconi University of Milan.
Author and editor of numerous books, articles, manuals and commentaries on the fields of corporate, company and financial market law, as well as member of the management and editorial board of some national scientific journals. Member, Chairman or coordinator of various institutional and academic boards.
He acts as legal advisor to industrial and financial groups, as well as national and international arbitrator in the areas of corporate, contracts and financial market law.
He has been director and member of the supervisory boards of listed and unlisted companies, including: Camfin S.p.A., Kairos Partners SGR S.p.A., Assicurazioni Generali S.p.A., RCS Media Group S.p.A., Luxottica Group S.p.A. and ENI S.p.A..
He is currently director of Delfin s.a.r.l. and Banca Mediolanum S.p.A., and also Chairman of the board of directors of Beyond Investment S.p.A.