Governance e Management Team di Cassa depositi e prestiti | CDP


We transparently work to carry out our institutional mission of supporting and promoting Italian development policies, all the while acknowledging the importance of the task at hand

The Board of Directors guides and directs the Group's activities, with the support of internal Committees and the supervision of control bodies. The management team defines and implements operational plans, using results  from daily work to implement projects and long-term visions

The Board of Directors, responsible for the management of the company and the definition of the group's strategy, was appointed July 24th, 2018 by shareholders.

The Board is supported in its decisions by six internal committees with consulting and advisory functions. Complementing the Governance are the Board of Auditors Supervisory Board, the Parliamentary Supervisory Commission and Support Committee of minority shareholders.

The Board of Directors consists of nine members and is integrated, for the management of resources from postal savings (Separate Management), by the Director-General of the Treasury, by the Accountant General of the State, three representatives of the regions, provinces and municipalities. A magistrate of the Court of Auditors attend the meetings of the Board

Giovanni Gorno Tempini

Chairman Cassa Depositi e Prestiti

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Fabrizio Palermo

Chief Executive Officer and General Manager Cassa Depositi e Prestiti

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Luigi Paganetto

Vice Chairman

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Fabrizia Lapecorella


Carlo Cerami


Francesco Floro Flores


Fabiana Massa Felsani


Matteo Melley


Alessandra Ruzzu


Separate account
Davide Carlo Caparini

Director (Separate account)

Antonio Decaro

Director (Separate account)

Alessandro Rivera

Director (Separate account)

Pier Paolo Italia

Director (Separate account)

Michele de Pascale

Director (Separate account)

Alessandro Tonetti

Secretary of the Board of Directors

Giorgio Righetti

Deputy Secretary of the Board of Directors


Strategic Committee

The Strategic Committee, which supports the organization and coordination of the Board of Directors and the strategic supervision of the company’s activity, is composed of Giovanni Gorno Tempini (Chairman), Luigi Paganetto and Fabrizio Palermo.

Risk Committee

The Risk Committee, with supervision and proposing functions in the field of risk management and evaluation of new investment products, is composed of Luigi Paganetto (Chairman), Fabrizia Lapecorella, Fabiana Massa and Matteo Melley

Compensation Committee

The Compensation Committee, in charge of making proposals to the Board of Directors on the compensation of the Chairman, the Chief Executive Officer and the General Manager, is composed of Fabrizia Lapecorella (Chairman), Francesco Floro Flores and Alessandra Ruzzu.

Appointments Committee
The Appointments Committee, in charge of supporting the Chief Executive Officer and the Board of Directors on the appointing process of the corporate bodies members in the subsidiaries, is composed of Giovanni Gorno Tempini (Chairman), Fabrizio Palermo and Alessandro Rivera.

Related Parties Committee

The Related Parties Committee, responsible for issuing specific opinions on transactions with related parties carried out by CDP, is composed of Fabiana Massa (Chairman), Alessandra Ruzzu and Carlo Cerami.

Support non-controlling Shareholders’ Committee 

The support non-controlling shareholders’  Committee have 9 members, appointed by the non-controlling shareholders: Giovanni Quaglia (Chairman), Konrad Bergmeister, Marcello Bertocchini, Paolo Cavicchioli, Federico Delfino, Francesco Profumo, Giuseppe Toffoli, Sergio G.G.E.W. Zinni, Giampietro Brunello.

Board of Statutory Auditors and Supervisory Board

The functions of the Supervisory Board, pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001, are entrusted to the Board of Statutory Auditors.

It is made up of five standing auditors and two alternates.

Board of Auditors

The auditors serve a term of three years and may be re-elected.

  • Chairman: Carlo Corradini
  • Standing auditors: Franca Brusco, Giovanni Battista Lo Prejato, Mario Romano Negri, Enrica Salvatore
  • Alternates auditors: Francesco Mancini, Anna Maria Ustino
Parliamentary Supervisory Committee
Financial Calendar

Board of Director Meetings


January 28 February 25 March 31
April 29 May 20 June 24
August 3    







Financial Report Approval Meetings


March 31 Meeting of the Board of Directors for the approval of the draft separate financial statements and consolidated financial statements as at 31 December 2020
May 13
(first call)

May 20
(second call)

Annual general shareholders’ meeting for the approval of the financial statements and renewal of the board of directors
August 3 Meeting of the Board of Directors for the approval of the half-yearly financial report as at 30 June 2021