Antonio was born in 1964 in Milan and he is married with three sons.
After gaining a degree in Business Administration from the Bocconi University of Milan in 1988, he commenced his career at Snam the CFO area, where he held different managerial roles in Italy and abroad with growing levels of responsibility, becoming the Head of Finance in 2000.
In 2001, he managed the Snam Rete Gas IPO, which in that year was the largest IPO in Italy.
In 2002, he moved to Eni, where he was Head of the Group Equity and Debt Capital Market activities until 2006. Among other things, managed various corporate finance transactions among which the take over Italgas and its delisting in 2003 and the sale of Snamprogetti to Saipem.
In 2006, he was named CEO of Eni Coordination Center SA, headquartered in Brussels, where all Eni’s international financial activities are centralised. In 2007, he returned to Snam as CFO where he contributed to the growth strategy with the acquisition in Italy of Italgas and Stogit and abroad of interests in TIGF, TAG, Gas Connect Austria, Interconnector UK and TAP.
In 2012, he managed the refinancing of over €12 billion as a consequence of the change of control of the company from Eni to CDP. In 2016, he managed the demerger of Italgas from Snam and the listing process the Company in the stock market and he assumed the role of General Manager and CFO of Italgas.
Since 1 st June 2021, he has been Chief Financial Officer of Saipem. Since 2017, he has been Lecturer of Corporate Finance at the University of Pavia