Stefano is the Chairman of the Investment Committee of CCP. Through him, the Investment Committee can leverage on his extensive skills and successful background. Stefano co-founded Investitori Associati which raised € 1.2 billion and completed 31 acquisitions through its 4 Private Equity funds. For the last 6 years, Stefano has been both managing his own company, focused on Private Equity, and working as an External Advisor in the industry, for his expert insight and advice. From 2006 to 2010 he also served as Board member at Idea Alternative Investments, a holding company with € 2.0 billion of assets under management. Since 2011 he has been working as Senior Advisor for some leading investment funds. He is also Private Equity Committee Member at AIFI. Stefano originally started his career at IBM as System Engineer, before moving into the strategic consultancy field as Manager at McKinsey and then as Partner at Bain & Company. Stefano is an Electronic Engineer and holds a Master in Business Administration from INSEAD.