Born in Naples, Italy on January 8, 1961. Lawyer. She has been working for leading law firms in Milan specializing in banking law, leasing and factoring. Academic background: Degree in Law obtained from the University “La Sapienza” in Rome. Attended a Specialization Course at “LUISS” University in Rome in Insurance Law; Scholarship from ISVAP (Istituto di Vigilanza delle Assicurazioni-Italian Insurance Surveillance Institute). Languages: Italian and English.