He is a lawyer qualified to represent in the Court of Cassation and Full Professor of Mercantile Law in the Faculty of Law of Florence University.
He has held numerous positions including: Chairman of the Commission of financial service brokers, Member of the Board of Directors (of the Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze, Fondiaria and Mercantile Leasing) and of Boards of Auditors (SMI, SMA, Findomestic) and others.