Gruppo CIR

Background information CIR – Compagnie Industriali Riunite S.p.A – is since 1976 the holding company controlling the industrial interests of Carlo de Benedetti, one of the best known italian entrepreneur abroad, and of his family. Cir control is in fact owned with a 46% stake by De Benedetti family’s Cofide. Carlo De Benedetti created CIR…

Intesa Sanpaolo

Background information Intesa Sanpaolo is the outcome of a revolution which was also a compromise between the secular and the catholic culture in the Italian banking industry. It is deeply rooted in the heirs of the catholic credit tradition, Banco Ambrosiano Veneto, and the most secular and most international