Carlo Ferraresi

(born 27 September 1966)

He is Chairman of Cattolica Immobiliare and Cattolica Services.

An honours graduate in Political Science from the University of Padua with an MBA from the Bocconi University School of Business Management in Milan.

Previously General Manager Markets and Distribution Channels with responsibility for the agency network, Bancassurance and Strategic Marketing, and prior to that CFO, CIO, Investor Relations Officer and head of M&A and Group equity investments, including in his capacity as Deputy General Manager of Cattolica.

Within the Generali Group he has been a Marine underwriter at the UK Branch and on the staff of the Chief Executive Officer, where he was responsible for coordinating the Administration and Finance area. He gained experience of risk financing with the Marsh Group and was a Senior Director at Arthur Andersen and Deloitte, working in Financial Advisory Services for the leading Italian insurance and banking groups.

He has been a Senior Banker at ABN Amro and Managing Director at Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank, head of the Financial Institutions Group.

He is currently a member of the Corporate Governance Committee, consisting of business associations (ABI, ANIA, Assonime and Confindustria), professional investors (Assogestioni) and Borsa Italiana – and a member of the National and International High Education and Research Committee of the UNESCO Chair on the "Future of Sustainability Education" at the Pontifical Lateran University.