Patrizia Misciattelli delle Ripe
Founder of AIFO, the Italian Association of Family Offices, which she chairs since 2006. The Association is devoted to increasing the awareness and building knowledge and tools to advise the Italian Family Office Community on how protect and foster sustainable family wealth and values in the long term. Previously she held top executive roles in leading Italian and International Financial Institutions: Board Director and COO of Finanza & Futuro, General Manager with BNL Investimenti BNP Paribas and General Manager with J. Rothschild Assurance Italy. She also started-up Nascent Sim, with Rothschild Assurance and was CEO. Based on her highly recognized competences and professionalism, over the last 30 years she has built the credibility that has enabled her to develop a strong network of consolidated relationships within the financial and banking sectors which support AIFO’s mission. She holds a degree in Philosophy from the University of Bologna and is author of two books. Currently, she carries out mentoring project to help the rising generation to succeed in wealth transition and is a speaker on events about Family Offices.
Fadrique de Vargas Machuca
She is Vice Chairman, member of AIFO’s Executive Committee and since 2014, she is Head of the Academy for Family Officers, which she founded. AIFO Academy promotes the role of the Family Officer: a professional who is able to integrate into a single project the entire range of services and competences that each individual family requires in order to protect, foster and pass on family fortune to future generations. She began her career as Business Analyst with A.T.Kearney then proceeded as Communications Specialist and active member of ATKearney’s Faculty.
Currently, she is an independent consultant and trainer to design and carry out assignments centered on corporate communication, communication skills, problem-solving and leadership. Moreover she is Visiting Professor at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, IULM (Università di Lingue e Scienze della Comunicazione) and ISPI (Istituto Superiore Politica Internazionale) where she teaches Communication Skills and Structuring and Storylining. Fadique de Vargas holds a degree in Economics from Bocconi University (Milan).
Daniele Monarca has been partner and founder of two Private Equity funds based on PMI. He is a founding partner of Pigreco Corporate Finance where he advices his clients particularly in accounting and auditing. He has also contributed to launching and developing several successful start-ups. Since 1984, he is Accounting Professor at Bocconi University where he also teaches Commercial Law. Moreover, he teaches business evaluation at both SDA Bocconi and at the Ordine dei Commercialisti di Milano, he is a member of AIAF (Italian Association of Financial Analyst) and is accounting auditor in several listed and unlisted SGR. He is author of a book published by Sperling & Kupfer and holds a degree in Management from Bocconi University.
Francesca Romana Lupoi
Francesca Romana Lupoi is a Lawyer and Partner at Lupoi Law Frm with offices in Rome, Milan and Genoa since 1988. She is Vice President and Executive Director of the “The Trust in Italy” the Association based in Rome which comprises more than six hundred professionals and banking institutions as members. She is also member of the Study Commission on Trusts at ODCEC (Ordine dei Dottori Commercialisti e Esperti Contabili) of Rome and professor at the University of Genoa where she teaches the MBA course on Trusts and professor at Ipsoa. She is lecturer at conferences dedicated to trusts and other generational transition related topics, as well as consultant to several banking institutions. She graduated with honors in Law from the University La Sapienza in Rome.
Member of the AIFO Executive Committee. Start his carrier at advertising area such as Armando Testa, Young&Rubicam and McCann Erickson and them move to Corporates. Cover many positions in prestigious Companies: Levi Strauss, Autogrill, Zegna Group, Ferrari Auto, Moleskine e Barbisio. Since 2012 enter into its Family Company Strega Alberti as Board Member. Author of many books. Since 2016 is Visiting Professor at Fondazione ISTUD, Stresa. Since 2010 is Lecturer Professor at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Executive Master in Luxury Goods. Since 2015 member at NED Community and since 2016 member at Museimpresa. Graduate in Political Science and Master in conservation, management and enhancement of Industrial Heritage.