Session 1: The role of the board

Introductory speech:
“Board nomination and composition: new trends in the US and takeaways for the Italian system”
Lisa M. Fairfax, Professor of Business Law – George Washington University

Panel discussion: The evolution in the board structure and functions in the Italian context: one-tier board, staggered board, board nomination
Guido Alpa, Chairman of Nomination, Governance and Sustainability Committee – Leonardo
Gian Maria Gros-Pietro, Chairman of the Board of Directors – Intesa Sanpaolo

Matteo Del Fante, CEO and Managing Director – Poste Italiane
Enrico Cotta Ramusino, Chairman – Fineco Bank
Francesco Gianni, Founder and Senior Partner – Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners
Rupert Krefting, Head of Corporate Finance and Stewardship – M&G Investments
Drew Keith, Human Capital Leader – Deloitte
Donald W. Cassidy, Executive Vice President of Business Development and Corporate Strategy – Georgeson LLC

Coordinator: Fabio Galli, Director General – Assogestioni