Alessandra graduated from Genoa Law School and New York University Law School (Master in Corporate Law). She is admitted to the New York Bar.
She is the Chairman of Italian Country Management Committee and of the Italy Risk and Control Committee. In addition she is Member of the Group Diversity and Inclusion Council and Chairman of the Regional Investment Committee.
Previously, she was Head of International Regulatory and Antitrust Affairs of Intesa San Paolo Group in Brussels, a position she held for ten years. She was CEO of Intesa San Paolo Eurodesk, a group firm dedicated to financing innovative companies.
Alessandra started her career as a lawyer in New York and in Brussels, where she worked at Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam & Roberts.
Alessandra was until recently a Board member of Azienda Trasporti Milanese since October 2011, member of the Council of the Italian Banking Association since July 2014 and in 2015 she was appointed member of AIBE, Italian Association of Foreign Banks.