Graduated maxima cum laude in Law at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia in 1990. Cassation court lawyer since 1993.
Professor of Private Law of the Faculty of Law at the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, where he holds a chair in Private Law I, Private Law II, Land Law.
Professor at the Private Law majoring course at the University of Law of Modena e Reggio Emilia and professor of Civil Law for police officers at the Military Academy of Modena.
Legal consultant in corporate and bankruptcy rights, drafting of agreements and commercial litigation for leading companies and banks, often in charge of arbitration appointed by the parties or authorized bodies.
Trustee for numerous and complex bankruptcy proceedings of the Court of Modena, Temporary Receiver in compositions with creditors for mechanic and ceramic tile companies. In charge of 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 and resizing operations.
Member of the Board at the bank Cassa di Risparmio in Bologna (Carisbo) S.p.A.
U.N. delegate, working for the organisation as a member of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).
President of the Board of Directors and of the Scientific Committee of Global Restructuring Organization (G.R.O.).
Member of International Insolvency Institute.
Member of the Board at Insol Europe.
Member of the “Framework for enterprise crisis” working group organised by the Italian banking organisation.
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.
Member of the Scientific Committee of Modena Giustizia.
Member of Italian Society of Construction Law (ISCL).
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.
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.
Tel: + 39 059 225018