Federico is the former CEO of Unicredit where he worked for over 30 years, rising from a customer relations manager to CEO. He has held leaderships positions at other Unicredit Group companies, including General Manager at Yapi Kredi Bankasi in Turkey, and Deputy CEO at Bank Austria. He also served as Chairman of the Board of Hypovereisnbank AG in Germany and is a member of the International Advisory Board of Unicredit.
Federico is the current Chairman of the Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala, a member of the board of Bocconi University in Milan, and of Clessidra Spa and Alitalia spa.
He graduated from the University of Parma law school.