Session 3: The role of institutional investors

Introductory speech: “The rise of agency capitalism and the role of shareholder activists in making it work”
Ronald J. Gilson, Stern Professor of Law and Business – Columbia Law School;
Meyers Professor of Law and Business Emeritus – Stanford Law School

Panel discussion: Investors’ engagement toward Italian listed companies between stewardship and activism
Giovanni Ronca, CFO – TIM
Andrea Francesco Maffezzoni, Head of Strategy and M&A – Unicredit
Joseph Oughourlian, Founder, Portfolio Manager and Managing Partner – Amber Capital
Stephen Page, Head of International Corporate Governance – Nasdaq
Valeria Piani, Strategic Engagement Lead – UBS Asset Management
Andrew Hobbs, Partner, EMEIA Regulatory and Public Policy Leader – EY
Enzo De Angelis, Vice Chairman – Mercer

Coordinator: Simone Chelini, Head of ESG & Strategic Activism – Eurizon