Ferdinando Superti Furga

Chairman of the board of statutory auditors

Born in Milan on 20 January 1932, Ferdinando Superti Furga has a degree in Economics and Business Administration from Milan’s Bocconi University. A full professor at the University of Pavia, chartered accountant, expert consultant of the court of Milan and qualified auditor, Ferdinando Superti Furga is also the author of a number of publications.

During his career, Superti Furga has held a number of prestigious positions in the field of science, some of which conferred by the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Universities and the Ministry of Scientific and Technological Research. Member of the Italian Academy of Business Administration, the European Accounting Association and the Italian Association of Teachers of Accounting and Business Administration, Ferdinando Superti Furga also works as a consultant in a range of corporate areas including account reporting and corporate evaluations, and as a consultant in legal proceedings.

Superti Furga is currenly independent director of Molmed S.p.A., Giuseppe Citterio S.r.l., Luisa Spagnoli S.p.A. and a number of other companies of the same Group, in addition to being Standing Auditor of Telecom Italia S.p.A. and Saras S.p.A. He also holds the position of Chairman of the Board of Statutory Auditors of A.S.G. S.c. a r.l., Binda S.p.A., Fininvest S.p.A., Publitalia ’80 S.p.A., Sociètè Europèenne de Banque SA Lussemburo and Fondazione Housing Sociale; Chairman of the Board of Directors of Fondazione Lombarda Antiusura.
Superti Furga was previously CEO of Luigi Furga&C. S.p.A.; Chairman of the Boards of Directors of Resem S.p.A. and Ausind S.p.A., companies of the Montedison Group; Chairman of the Board of Statutory Auditors of Himont S.p.A. and Edison S.p.A.; Standing auditor of Edison S.p.A.; Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banca Infrastrutture Innovazione e Sviluppo S.p.A.; Commissioner of Fondazione Cariplo, Independent director of Parmalat S.p.A.; Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors of IMMIT S.p.A.

Appointed for the first time (as substitute auditor) in April 2003, Ferdinando Superti Furga has been Chairman of the Board of Statutory Auditors of Arnoldo Mondadori Editore S.p.A. since April 2006.