Born in Albano Laziale (Rome), he graduated in Law and in Economic and Financial Security Sciences. A chartered accountant and tax consultant, he has taught both Tax Law and International Tax Law at Ca’ Foscari University in Venice. He has also taught at the Scuola Nazionale dell’Amministrazione. A director and auditor in financial, insurance, industrial and commercial corporate groups, he has been a member of the VIF’s Board of Auditors since 2003.