"Born in Turin in 1975, he studied at Oxford (St. Clare’s International College) and Milan (Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi).
"He gained professional experience in a variety of positions both in Italy and abroad, including at Iveco-Ford in London; in Sales and Marketing at Piaggio; at Auchan Hypermarché in Lille; at Schroder Salomon Smith Barney in London, where he gained transaction experience in the equity capital markets division; and, in the marketing department of Juventus Football Club, where he worked on brand promotion and development.
"In 1999, he was hired by Ferrari Idea in Lugano to promote and develop the Ferrari brand in non-automotive areas. In November 2000, he moved to Paris and assumed responsibility for marketing at Uni Invest SA, a Banque San Paolo company specializing in managed investment products.
"From 2001 to 2004, Andrea Agnelli worked at Philip Morris International in Lausanne, where he initially had responsibility for marketing and sponsorships and, from December 2003, corporate communication.
"During 2005 and 2006, he worked in strategic development for IFIL Investments S.p.A.
"In March 2007, he founded Lamse S.p.A., a financial holding company of which he is Chief Executive Officer.
"In April 2008, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Royal Park Golf & Country Club I Roveri, where his mandate was to create a golf resort with international standard sport facilities, services and event programme.
"Since May 2006, he has been a member of the Board of Directors of IFI which, after its merger with IFIL Investments S.p.A., was renamed EXOR S.p.A. In April 2007, he became a member of the Advisory Board of the private equity fund BlueGem Capital Partners LLP. He is a member of the Federal Council of the Italian Golf Federation.
Resources and articles
- Andrea Agnelli, Fiat, accessed July 26, 2010.