MSc in Business Administration, focused on Organizational Development, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy; advanced-level CIPD qualification, London; Certificate in Executive Coaching, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA. 1990-95, with Citigroup, Milan, London, New York; 1995-1998, Human Resources, World Bank, 1999-2002 Program Manager, Africa and Latin America, International Finance Corporation, Washington DC; 2003-08, Director, Human Resources, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), London; 2009-12, Chief Learning Officer, World Bank; 2012-13, Senior Adviser, Operations, World Bank Group, Washington DC. Since April 2014, Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), World Economic Forum, Geneva. Acted as Management consultant to various private companies and governments, worked in 70 countries. Leadership and transformation coach. Author of several articles on leadership (e.g. Harvard Business Review) and of a book on career and ethical choices (forthcoming, 2016).