Marsaglia, the veteran banker, hired by Mediobanca

Less salon capitalism, more market. The new strategy launched by Mediobanca CEO Alberto Nagel, with the presentation of the new business plan for 2014-2016, calls for an exit from the shareholders’ agreement that is about to expire, in order to return its full assets to the shares produced. The motive, according to the bank’s senior management,…

Italcementi

Background information Italcementi, the Italian multinational which produces cement and other construction components, was first founded in 1864, only three years after the creation of the Kingdom of Italy. But the man who elevated the ranking of the group to the elite of Corporate Italy was

Barilla

Background information The history of Barilla, the world leader in the dry pasta market, is the story of four generations of family success, originating in a late 19th-century baker’s shop in Parma. It is also the story of its patron, Pietro, who was forced to sell the company to Americans during the difficult period of…