Doctor of Laws, University Bologna, Italy, 1986.
From manager to vice president AWT Vienna, 1986-1989. Managing director Creditanstalt Finanziaria, Milan, 1989-1998. General manager Commerzbank, Italy, since 1998.
Managing director Commerzbank AG, Milan, since 1998. Member international board Maghreb Merchant Bank, Tunis. Board directors Austria Finanza Società per Azioni.
Country manager for Italy for Creditanstalt Group.
Married Katya Fernandez. Children: Chiara, Pietro.