Alessandro Franzosi has been an executive director of the Mondadori Group since May 2020 and Chief Financial Officer since June 2020.
Born in Milan in 1964, he graduated in Economics from Bocconi University and joined the holding company Fininvest S.p.A. in 1990, where he initially worked on strategic planning, before moving on to the Corporate Development department in 1994.
Since 1995 he has been with Olivetti Telemedia, in the Business Development area, and then moved on to the internet and multimedia division as CFO. In 1997 he joined the M&A department of Banca Imi, with a focus on the Media and Telecommunications sectors.
In 1999 he joined Morgan Stanley, where he became Managing Director in 2005.
After more than 10 years he moved to Société Générale, where in 2010 he was appointed head of M&A activities for Italy, before returning in 2013 to Fininvest S.p.A. as Director of Corporate Finance and Business Development.