Chairman of the Management Board
Was born in Dec 1960 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Graduated from Tufts University in Boston (USA) in 1982, obtained a Master’s Degree in West European Studies form Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (USA) in 1984, and a degree in Political Science from the University of Cagliari (Italy) in 1987. He has close to 30 years experience in the banking sector, all of these years with the Intesa Sanpaolo group. Gianluca began his career in 1990 in Banca Commerciale, Milan, and in 1994 was transferred to London to head the Italian Desk. When Banca Commerciale became Banca Intesa in 2000, Gianluca was appointed Deputy General Manager of London branch and Global Relationship Manager for a number of key corporate relationships. From 2003 to 2006, he was in charge of the Financial Institutions area in Banca Intesa in New York, and after returned to Milano as Head of Bank Relations. After that he returned to New York as General Manager until 2012. In February 2012, he became Head of Internationalization Business Development for Italian SMEs, and in 2014 Head of Corporate Banking of the International Subsidiaries Banks Division (ISBD). In December 2015, he was appointed CEO and Chairman of the Management Board of Bank Intesa in Russia. In 2018, he moved to Ukraine and commenced his duties as First Deputy Chairman of the Board of PRAVEX BANK, and is CEO Chairman of the Management Board of PRAVEX BANK since December 2019.