Dinner Speech with Marco De Benedetti

The second Dinner Speech of 2016 will host as speaker the Managing Director and Co-Head of Europe Buyout Group of The Carlyle Group, international company of asset management among the largest private equity funds in the world.

The Success You Deserve: two Alumni on their career paths

The latest BAA membership campaign focuses on the idea of a voyage, which starts on the first day at Bocconi and lasts a lifetime. Five episodes (and ten faces!) add up to a series of double interviews that show you the value of being a Member. Fourth video: "The Success You Deserve"

Next stop: Shanghai

Singapore, New York, London: thanks to the Global Conference we travelled the world around, calling all the Bocconi Alumni spread among the continents. Now it's time to go back to Asia: see you on 10 and 11 March 2016 in Shanghai. For those who want to extend after the Conference: add the Beijing package!

Are you an MBA? 2015 is your Reunion year

Sometimes they come back! In a few days here in Milan all the MBAs graduated in 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 or the ones of current class of 2016. Back to school, but also welcome party, gala dinner and great finale at the Porsche Driving Day.

My Sweet Career 2016

The time for the eighth edition has arrived: it is dedicated to anyone looking for new incentives in their work environment, without necessarily having to change companies. For Alumni with at least 4 years of professional experience, including SDA Bocconi MBAs of current classes.


The Bocconi Alumni Association - BAA - London Chapter promotes networking and should be the primary point of contact for all Bocconi alumni living and/or working in London.

The current network encompasses several hundreds of registered professionals in London, across industries and seniorities.

To stay up-to-date with our initiatives and events, please register to our newsletter through this link  or visit our Facebook page.

To get in touch please contact us at arealondra@bocconialumni.it

Team BAA London

Stefano Donati

(President) - CLEFIN, 2001

Stefano is a Director at Blackrock, within the Portfolio Management Group where he joined in 2008. Previous to that, Stefano was working at Goldman Sachs, in the internal multi-strategy proprietary investment arm. On BAA London Board since 2010. Stefano has a passion for hiking and skiing.

Allegra Ziletti

(Past President) - CLEA, 2001

Allegra is the Worldwide Marketing Director at Stella McCartney, a leading fashion brand. Prior to that, she was Director of Online Marketing at Dior in London and worked at L’Oreal, Sony, and AT Kearney. Allegra has been involved in BAA London since 2007 and is passionate about fashion and travelling.

Guido Molinari

DIEM, 2007

Guido runs his own venture in the high end food sector and he is CEO at ICE (iceitaly.co.uk) and Managing Director at The Artisan Cooperative (theartisancooperative.com). Previous to that, Guido was working in Merrill Lynch’ investment banking division in London. Guido holds MSc’s from HEC Paris and CEMS. On BAA London Board since 2010. Guido loves history of art and ice-cream.

Lucia Rigo

CLEA English, 2006

Lucia works for General Atlantic, a global growth equity firm. Prior to that, Lucia was an analyst at UBS Investment Bank in the Leveraged Finance and Financial Sponsors team, in both London and Hong Kong. On BAA London Board since 2010. Lucia is passionate about adventure travelling, nature, and piano concerts.

Marianna Fedon

CLEA, 2007


Marianna has been working in London since 2010 within the Investment Partners Group of Credit Suisse, where she started her professional career. Marianna obtained her Master in International Management from ESADE Business School7. On BAA London Board since 2011. Marianna’s passions include fashion and reading.

Sofia Pietrella

BIEM, 2010

Sofia works in Corporate Development department of WPP, the world’s largest marketing communication group. Previous to that she has been working in Deutsche Bank’s investment banking department. On BAA London Board since 2011. Her interests span from travelling, technology to meeting new people.

Past Events

Aperitivo with Guest War Surgeon Experiences from Afghanistan

22/09/2015 · A Joint event of BAA London with The Italian Medical Society of Great Britain and The Italian Bookshop. An evening with and in support of Emergency.

62-63 Long Lane, London

Art of Management or Management of Art

06/07/2015 · An evening to discuss models, challenges and experiences around management and funding of art institutions. With kind participation of Prof Andrea Rurale, The Photographer Gallery, The Art Newspaper.

62-63 Long Ln, London EC1A 9EJ

Bocconi Alumni meets Bocconi Summer Interns

27/06/2015 · A yearly event now. A welcome drink with our more junior peers just landed in London.

London

May aperitivo with BAA London

14/05/2015 · BAA London invites you to the monthly aperitivo. In celebration of "Italy Made Me" awards: jointly aperitivo with several Associations in London.

62-63 Long Lane, London EC1A 9HJ

Monthly Aperitif with BAA London

05/02/2015 · As every month, BAA London invites you for an aperitif together at Enoteca Rabezzana.

62 Long Lane, EC1A 9EJ, Farringdon

Christmas Party 2014 London

05/12/2014 · The Bocconi Alumni Association London invites you and your guests to our Christmas Party, on Friday December 5th at The Queen's Club.

Palliser Rd, London

Italian Cinema London

24/07/2014 · Italian Cinema London presents the UK premiere of the the dark comedy "The Mafia Kills Only In The Summer" by Pierfrancesco Diliberto, recently awarded as Best New Director at the David Di Donatello 2014.

Riverside Studios, London

7 July: Meet the institutions

07/07/2014 · Do not miss the aperitif with representatives from Italian associations in the UK.

Italian Embassy in London

Find a Network

Alumni&Careers

Our talents around the world


Tommaso Nannicini (Master in Economics, 1999)

Tommaso Nannicini, Professor of Political Economics at Bocconi University, has been appointed Undersecretary to the President of the Council of Ministers.

Roberto Boggio (Business Administration, 1983)

Roberto Boggio has been appointed new General Director of the new region "Continental Europe" of Transcom Worldwide, after the merge of the Iberian region and the Central and Southern Europe region.

Pierenrico Maringoni (Economic and Social Sciences, 1984)

Pierenrico Maringoni joins the Arietti & Partners team. Maringoni has developed his professional activity in the M&A's mid-market through entrepreneurial activities.

Andrea Goldstein (Political Economy, 1989)

Andrea Goldstein is the new Managing Director (Policy Research Outreach) of Nomisma. Goldstein comes back to Italy after working at OECD, World Bank and UN.

Mario Garraffo (Business Economics, 1960)

New Board Member of Ansaldo STS

Fabio Bortolotti (Master in Business Administration, 1998)

Fabio Bortolotti has been appointed new Chief Financial Officer of Retelit Group.

Luca Rossetto (Business Administration, 1987)

Luca Rossetto, graduated in Business Administration in 1987, former senior group vice president of the consumer division of Telecom Italia and chief operating officer of Vodafone Italia and Autogrill...

Laura Cioli (MBA 15 - 1990)

Member of BAA Board and Alumn of the Year 2010, she is the new CEO and Managing Director at RCS Mediagroup.

Valerio Di Natale (Economic and Social Sciences, 1980)

Valerio di Natale, graduated in Economic and Social Sciences in 1980, has been appointed area president south Europe of the meals division of Mondelez International.

Monica Mandelli (DES, 1995)

After 17 years in Goldman Sachs as Managing Director and Global Head of Family Office Coverage and Strategic Relationship Management Group, she now is Managing Director at KKR

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