She is Professor of Finance, Core Faculty at the MIB Trieste School of Management, and of Insurance Operations Technique at the Department of Economics and Statistics at the University of Udine.
She is Director of the Master’s course in Insurance & Risk Management and the Corporate Master’s course in Risk Management and Finance at the MIB Trieste School of Management.
From 1994 to 2022 she was Director in several listed and unlisted companies (Fincantieri SpA, Eurizon Capital SGR, Autostrada Pedemontana Lombarda SpA, InRete SpA, Autovie Servizi SpA, Autovie Venete SpA), while also working as a member or chairman of advisory committees (Nomination, Remuneration, Control and Risks).
From 2003 to 2008 she was Commissioner at Covip - Supervisory Commission on Pension Funds, from 2010 to 2016 a Member of the Occupational Pensions Stakeholder Group of EIOPA - European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority, and from 2017 to 2019 of the Strategy Advisory Board of EY Financial Services.
From 2017 to April 2023 she was an independent Director of Hera SpA, where she was also Chairman of the Ethics and Sustainability Committee.
She was a contract professor of Transport Economics at the University of Trieste.
She is the author of many publications and has been awarded three prizes.
She has a degree in Political Science from the University of Trieste, and a PhD in Finance from the School of Finance (University of Trieste, Udine, Florence and Bocconi Milan), as well as an MBA in International Business from the MIB Trieste School of Management.