Legal consultant in international, corporate, and bankruptcy law, drafting of agreements, and commercial litigation for international business groups and banks,
and arbitrator appointed by the parties or authorized bodies.
He's a member of the United Nation Commission on International Trade Law (Uncitral), at the United Nations (U.N.) Commission, which is attended by government representatives from all the UN Nations, and was established to achieve the progressive harmonization and modernization of the law on international trade.
Trustee in numerous and complex bankruptcies, Temporary Receiver in compositions with creditors for mechanic, ceramic tile, automotive, fashion and food companies. In charge/manager for private equity and merchant bank funds for leverage operations, acquisition/transfer of shares, extraordinary operations, as well as companies and banks undergoing corporate restructuring. Legal advisor of bank institutions for important corporate restructuring operations.
Member of the Board at the bank Cassa di Risparmio in Bologna (Carisbo) of Banca Intesa Sampaolo Group S.p.A.
U.N. delegate, working for the organisation as a member of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL http://www.uncitral.org/).
Member of the Board of International Insolvency Institute (http://www.iiiglobal.org/).
Member of the Board at Insol Europe (http://www.insol-europe.org).
President of the Board of Directors and the Scientific Committee of the Global Restructuring Organization (G.R.O. http://www.globalrestructuring.eu).
Member of the “Framework for enterprise crisis” working group organised by the Italian Banking Association (ABI).
Member of Italian Society of Construction Law (ISCL).
Member of Nedcommunity, an association for independent non-executive directors.
Member of the Board of Directors of the Centre of Studies and Research on European communities.
Lecturer for the association of registered accountants of Modena.
Visiting professor at National Academy of Land Sciences in Pesaro.
Founder member and member of the Board of Directors of the Bankruptcy Law Association in Modena.
Appointed member of the committee for the amendment of “Raccolta Provinciale degli Usi”, established by the Chamber of Commerce of Modena.
He has held the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors of the bank Banca Privata Leasing SpA.
Former Member of the Board of Directors of Banca Popolare di Ravenna SpA.
Former Member of the Board of Auditors of Promac SpA, the company managing the Alternative Capital Market of Italian Stock Exchange.
Former Member of the Board of Directors of SGR, Intesa San Paolo Group.
Author of numerous legal publications, listed in the “Publications” area on the website.
Lecturer and conference speaker at national and international meetings.
“Profesor Honorario” of the Universidad Abierta Interamericana di Buneos Aires, graduated honoris causa in Buenos Aires,4 October 2012, with the lectio magistralis: “La experencia italiana sobre la Unificatíon del Código Civil y Comercial y las actuales directivas de la Unión Europea”.
Appointed member of the International Academy for the Study of the Jurisprudence of the Family, in date 12 February 2013.
Graduated summa cum laude in Law at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, in 1990. Admitted to practice before the Court of Cassation since 1993.
Professor of Private Law of the Faculty of Law at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, where he holds tenure in Private Law I, Private Law II, Land Law.
Professor of Private Law Professional Specialist Program at the University of Law of Modena e Reggio Emilia, and professor of Civil Law for police officers at the Military Academy of Modena.