Paolo Giorgio Bassi has a degree in sociology at the Unversity of Trento.
His path continued with studies in physics and business administration between France and USA.
In 1978 Paolo Giorgio Bassi began his consulting work with the major international Management Consulting companies, including Mac Group of Boston (USA), of which he was partner until 1992.
International experience led him towards strategic, financial and organizational consulting, related to the reorganization of large groups (in particular the Montedison Group) and the development of new business projects between Italy, France and United States.
In his consultant role has deepened especially the development of the internationalization of European companies, following foreign acquisitions, mergers between companies from different countries and financial transactions, in connection with the major banks of Europe and US.
The approach to the area of financial strategy has allowed Paolo Giorgio Bassi to cultivate collaborations with Merrill Lynch and Fortress, following their operations in Italy, Germany and United States.
As President of the Banca Popolare di Milano has dedicated himself thoroughly to the international banking and financial sector.
He had the honor of teaching as a professor of Economics and Business Administration until 2006 for the Degree in Computer Science, at the Faculty of Mathematical Physical and Natural Sciences, University of Milano Bicocca.
With his extensive experience, in 2005 he founded CAF, a company positioned at the highest level in the area of managing non performing loans.
Paolo Giorgio Bassi, for his international experience, has held numerous positions of Member and Chairman of Board of Directors.
Main positions held by Paolo Giorgio Bassi
President of Banca Popolare di Milano
Chairman of Board of Directors at Centrobanca S.p.A.
Chairman of Board of Directors at Selma Bipiemme Leasing SpA – Gruppo Bancario Mediobanca
Vice President and Member of Executive Committee of Associazione Bancaria Italiana
Italian representative in the Council of the Banking Federation of the European Union
Councilor of Fondo Interbancario di Tutela dei Depositi
Councilor of Associazione Nazionale fra le Banche Popolari
Member of Board of Directors at Banca Akros SpA
Member of Board of Directors at Dexia Banque S.A., Parigi.
Member of Board of Directors at:
Agos Itafinco (Credit Agricole Group)
Directfin (Gruppo Fondiaria)
Eurocastle Investment Ltd
Intermarine di Savannah (Georgia, USA)
Luigi Buffetti S.p.A.
Nikols (first Italian insurance broker)
Standa ed Euromercato
The main positions currently held by Paolo Giorgio Bassi
President at Gruppo Multimedica Milano
CEO at Centrale Attività Finanziarie S.p.A.
CEO at Mid Industry Capital S.p.A.
Member of Board of Directors at Equita Sim S.p.A (già Euromobiliare SIM S.p.A. Milano)
Member of Board of Directors at Moby S.p.A.
Member of Board of Directors at Regina Catene Calibrate S.p.A. Milano
For more informations about the studies, about the early years of consulting experience, about the years in Montedison and other important moments in the life of Paolo Giorgio Bassi as a private banker, read here the recent interview with Laura Gherardi.