My Sweet Career is back on the 1st of October

Is your career at a standstill? Grow, reinvent yourself, change. Or find a way to keep going in the same direction. How? We’ll find out together during a seminar that has been successful with participants during all its previous editions. Discounted fee for BAA Members.

Bocconi Start-Up Day 2016

After last year's success, the Bocconi University initiative aimed at promoting youth entrepreneurship and valuing startups will return on 22 November. Do you have an idea, a business plan or are you looking for funding? Registration is now open.

Dinner Speech with Tito Boeri

The guest speaker of the 31st BAA Dinner Speech will be Tito Boeri, Bocconi Alumnus graduated in Economics, professor of economics and President of the Italian Social Security administration (Inps).

Bocconi Memories: it was a different era, but it was still ‪Bocconi

Bombings and broken windows, with ten students in each classroom. The intimidating Professor Ricci and meetings in the Conference Room. The brutal French dictations, bugbears for the students in the “late” Foreign Languages Department. But, most importantly, no internet and no smartphones. On YouTube, stories from graduates who experienced thei ...

Alumni Senior 2016

1 October. A celebration regarded highly by the BAA. The event will be in its 70th edition this year for graduates in the years 1976, 1966, 1956 and 1946. This milestone event is however open to everyone who wants to experience a real cross-generations moment.


BAA London 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

Welcome Cocktail with Bocconi 2016 Summer Interns

08/07/2016 · BAA London invites you to this yearly event organized by Prof. Saita. An evening of networking but also of great help, in giving tips and introducing younger colleagues to work-life here in London.

12 Basinghall St, London

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BAA London and Art at Christie's

16/06/2016 · BAA London invites you to an exclusive out-of-hours tour of Christie’s South Kensington, led by General Manager and fellow Alumna Francesca Filippini Pinto.

85 Old Brompton Rd, London SW7 3LD

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Italian Wine market in the UK

25/02/2016 · BAA London invites you to the traditional "easy" networking gathering of the month. All Alumni in town and their friends are invited.

62-63 Long Lane, London

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Alumni&Careers

Our talents around the world


Chiara Appendino (Accounting, Financial Management and Control, 2008)

From 20 June 2016 she's the new Mayor of Turin

Giuseppe Sala (Business Administration, 1983)

From 20 June 2016 he's the new Mayor of Milan

Carlotta De Franceschi (Business Administration, 2000)

Carlotta De Franceschi, Presidente and Co-Founder of Action Institute and former advisor of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, is the new Vice President of Veneto Banca.

Leonardo Rubattu (Business Administration, 1992)

He's the new Managing Director of Iccrea Holding

Lorenzo Savorelli (DES, 1984)

He has been appointed Director General of the Central Bank of the Republic of San Marino

Alberto Minali (Political Economy, 1984)

Appointed General Manager at Gruppo Generali

Diego Piacentini (Political Economy, 1985)

The Senior VP International Amazon.com - also Bocconian of the Year 2010 - will be Head of the Italian Prime Minister's digital technology office starting from August 2016

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.