ITALY, EUROPE AND THE USA AS LIVED AND EXPERIENCED BY PRACTITIONER THOUGHT-LEADERS: FACTS, VISIONS AND PERSPECTIVES

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Contributors

Giuliano Amato

Professor Emeritus
European University Institute

Florence

Maxwell L. Anderson

President
Souls Grown Deep Foundation

New York

Michele Appendino

Founder
Ame Ventures

Milan

Domenico Arcuri

CEO
Invitalia

Rome

José M. de Areilza

Secretary General
Aspen Institute España

Barcelona

Salvo Arena

Managing Partner
Studio Chiomenti

New York

Fabrizio Arengi Bentivoglio

Chairman & CEO
Fidia Holding S.p.A.

Milan – New York

Elisabetta Bertoloni

Partner
Heidrick & Struggles

New York

Carlo Bozzoli

CIO
Enel

Rome

William D. Budinger

Aspen Institute Trustee, Founder, Former Chairman & CEO
RODEL, INC.

Phoenix

Christian Burger

Co-founder and board member
Reconvilier AG

Munich

Ermelinda M. Campani

Spogli Family Director
Stanford’s Breyer Center for Overseas Studies in Florence

Florence

Pietro Candela

CEO
Alipay

Milan

Francesco Cardinali

Senior Country Officer
J.P. Morgan Italy

Milan

Mariafrancesca Carli

Managing Director
BDT & Company

New York

Stefano Caselli

Vice-Rector for International Affairs
Bocconi University

Milan

Richard Cashin

President
One Equity Partners

New York

Giuseppe Castagna

CEO
Banco BPM

Milan

Giovanni Castellaneta

Chairman of the Board
doBank

Milan

Elio Catania

Former President
Confindustria Digitale

Rome

Enrico Cereda

CEO
IBM Italy

Milan

Ernesto Ciorra

Innovability Director
Enel

Rome

Fedele Confalonieri

Chairman
Mediaset S.p.A.

Milan

Simone Crolla

Managing Director
American Chamber of Commerce in Italy

Milan

Paolo Cuccia

Executive Chairman
Gambero Rosso S.p.a.

Rome

Carlo D’Asaro Biondo

President Strategic Relationships for Europe, Middle East and Africa
Google

Paris

Marta Dassù

Senior Director of European Affairs
The Aspen Institute

Rome

Alessandro Decio

CEO & General Manager
Sace Simest

Milan

Gregorio De Felice

Head of Research and Chief Economist
Intesa Sanpaolo

Milan

Alessandro De Nicola

Senior Partner & Member of the Global Board of Directors
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP

Milan

Claudio Del Vecchio

Chairman & CEO
Brooks Brothers Group, Inc.

Milan

Alessandro Falciai

Founder
Millenium Partecipazioni S.r.l.

Rome

Luigi Ferraris

CEO & General Manager
Terna

Rome

Alessandro Fracassi

Founder
Gruppo MutuiOnLine

Milan

Marc Gabelli

President & Director
GGCP, Inc.

Greenwich

James W. Gerard

Managing Director
Hycroft Advisors

New York

Piero Gnudi

Founder
Studio Gnudi Associazione Professionale

Bologna

Joseph Haviv

Managing Member
Protostar Partners

New York

Jeffrey Hedberg

CEO
Wind Tre

Milan

Maximo Ibarra

CEO
KPN

Amsterdam

Adam Klein

Adjunct Professor
Colombia School of Journalism

New York

Paul A. Laudicina

Partner and Chairman Emeritus
A.T. Kearney

New York

Massimo Lapucci

CEO
Fondazione CTR

Turin

Jeffrey Libshutz

Managing Partner
ArmaVir Partners

New York

Ketty Pucci-Sisti Maisonrouge

Founder & Investment Manager
KFMG

New York

Carlo Mammola

CEO
Fondo Italiano d’Investimento SGR S.p.A.

Milan

Marino Marin

Managing Principal
MC Square

New York

Marco Marinucci

Founder & CEO
Mind The Bridge

San Francisco

William E. Mayer

Trustee & Chairman Emeritus
The Aspen Institute

New York

Andrea Montanino

Chief Economist
Confindustria

Rome

Clare Muñana

President
Ancora Associates, Inc.

Chicago

Fernando Napolitano

President & CEO
Italian Business & Investment Initiative

New York

Michael Nowlis

Assistant Dean
Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management – Cornell University

New York

Federica Olivares

Founder
Edizioni Olivares

Milan

Haresh Patel

CEO
Mercatus Inc

Silicon Valley

Erik R. Peterson

Partner
A.T.Kearney

New York

Ferdinando Pozzani

Co-founder and CEO
TEON SRL

Rome

Giulio Ranzo

CEO
Avio Spa

Milan

Donna Rapaccioli

Dean
Fordham University Gabelli Schools of Business

New York

Luciano Ravera

CEO
IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas

Milan

Stefano Sala

CEO
Publitalia ’80

Milan

Massimo Scaccabarozzi

President
Farmindustria

Rome

Paolo Scaroni

Deputy Chairman
Rothschild & Co

London

Andrea Sironi

Chairman
Borsa Italiana SPA

Milan

Bernard Spitz

President
French Insurance Federation

Paris

Ronald P. Spogli

Co‐Chairman
Freeman Spogli & Co.

Los Angeles

Lucio Stanca

Vice President
The Aspen Institute Italia

Milan

Francesco Starace

CEO & General Manager
Enel

Rome

Francesco Trapani

Executive Vice Chairman
Tages Group

London

Flavio Valeri

CEO
Deutche Bank Italy

Milan

Gianmario Verona

Rector
Bocconi University

Milan

Andrea Vismara

CEO
Equita Group & Equita Sim

Milan

Richard Vietor

Baker Foundation Professor
Harvard Business School

Boston

Ian Wardropper

Director
The Frick Collection

New York

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