Professional Summary

I was recognized among ​15 most influential Italian women in Innovation in 2017 by Digitalic and in 2018 among 30 most influential Fintech professionals​ in Italy by Medici.
I applied my ​unique background in business, law, and tech to work in ​financial services​, as a legal consultant first, then ​working for top managers on Fintech in a top tier pan-European bank (UniCredit), and , in the capacity of Managing Director at ItaliaFintech, I advised Italian Government, Parliament, Institutions (Bank of Italy and CONSOB) and European Authorities on policy drafting for the new financial world​.

I have a strong passion for improving dialog among different sectors: from legal to technology to business, my aim is to generate a positive impact on people and companies, final users of financial services.

I am currently working as a consultant from Silicon Valley, where I am a permanent resident.


Business Strategy  Privacy     Partnership Ideation    IT Law 
  Data Management    Venture Capital    Public Speaking

Work Experience


Managing Director @ ItaliaFintech

ItaliaFintech brings together the most established Fintech companies in Italy, coordinating their voice with institutions at the Italian and European levels. As the first managing director, I set up the entire governance, the operational and technical infrastructure of the Association, while building and growing its network of institutions, Accademia, and ecosystem partners.

In 2019 ItaliaFintech has achieved incredible results such as the approval of an Italian Fintech Regulatory Sandbox, and being present and representing the sector on major Italian Media.


Fintech Strategy & Equity Investment @ UniCredit

Investment Team Member @ Anthemis EVO LLP

UniCredit Anthemis Equity Venture Opportunity is a dedicated initiative focused on investing in best- in-class financial technology startups. With an initial capital commitment of €200 million from UniCredit, the initiative targets mid-stage startups and follow-on investments in more mature and established Fintech businesses, as well as early stage digitally native financial services startups working on more pioneering solutions.


IT Legal & Privacy Consultant @ Perani Pozzi Associati 

Consulting clients in banking, fashion and technology on Intellectual Property for innovation and Privacy.



Global Solutions Program @ Singularity University

GSP exposes participants to a culture of innovation and exploration through the world-class curriculum, hands-on training workshops, interactive group discussions, behind-the-scene tours at emerging startups, and onsite visits at major technology companies.
Through the program, participants learn about exponential technologies and how to design and execute business models based on their application to solving global grand challenges.


Harvard CopyrightX

CopyrightX explores the current law of copyright; the impact of that law on art, entertainment, and industry; and the ongoing debates concerning how the law should be reformed. Through a combination of recorded lectures, assigned readings, weekly seminars, live interactive webcasts, and online discussions, participants in the course examine and assess the ways in which the copyright system seeks to stimulate and regulate creative expression.


IT & IP Law​ @ Leibniz Universität Hannover

2012- current

Law School @ University of Milan


I absolutely love skiing and I really much enjoy mountain walking.

I am really passionate about art, in particular, modern art paintings, and I am also a real bookworm.

I was raised walking around museums and till today I can’t miss an exposition in my city!

I enjoy hosting people, spend time with friends and family.

I Sometimes Send Newsletters

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