Roberto Del Giudice has been Distribution, Investor Relations & ESG Director at Fondo Italiano d’Investimento SGR since November 2010. He graduated with honours in Political Science from the University of Rome La Sapienza and he also obtained a Master's Degree in Economic Development of Advanced Services Industries from the Guglielmo Tagliacarne Institute in Rome. From 1995 to 2010 he was Director of the Research Unit of AIFI, the Italian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, where he conducted venture capital and private equity related research. As a representative of AIFI, he was also a member of the EVCA Committee of the National Venture Capital and Private Equity Association where he liaised with public and private institutions in the finance and business sectors. He is adjunct professor of Economics & Business Administration and Financial Business Management at the University Carlo Cattaneo – LIUC where he is also professor on a Master’s course in Merchant Banking as head of the section focused on Debt Instruments for Business Development. He has continuously collaborated with the financial newspaper il Sole 24 Ore since March 1994. Throughout his professional and academic career he has completed several studies on corporate finance, private equity and venture capital, contributing also to numerous specialist publications.
Sara Scaranna is an Analyst at Fondo Italiano d'Investimento SGR, that she joined in October 2019. She previously did an internship in the Marketing and Communication Area of October Italy, focusing on corporate and financial communication. She holds a Master in Merchant Banking and Private Capital from Carlo Cattaneo University - LIUC, a Summer School in Business Strategy and Consulting from the Imperial College Business School and a Bachelor's degree in Philosophy from the University of Milan.