Graduated in Civil Engineering with an MBA from LUISS University in Rome, Alessandro is Adjunct Professor in real estate finance at LUISS Business School, Faculty member of the Master in Real Estate and RICS Member. After initial technical roles in engineering companies, in 2001 he joined Grandi Stazioni SpA, dealing with investment evaluation and finance. In 2005, he was in Cushman & Wakefield as senior consultant, then in Torre SGR (Fortress group) as acquisition manager. In 2007, he joined Pirelli RE SpA, as head of acquisitions Tourism and later as director of Highstreet Management Services BV (Amsterdam). In 2009, he joined Fabrica SGR, as Head of Management Team and later as Head of Investments. In Fabrica he finalized investments for €1,55 bn (€430M real estate asset acquisition and €1,120M asset contribution), managing the start-up of funds for institutional investors (pension funds). He also was involved in structuring a commercial partnership with CBRE Global Investors and in developing new products. In 2015, he joined Mittel group, Italian listed company operating in private equity and real estate, as Group Head of Real Estate. He was Ceo of MII srl, holding of direct group real estate investments, and member of Castello Sgr board of directors (Mittel shareholder 22%). In September 2016, he joined CDP Cassa Depositi e Prestiti Investimenti SGR, as Head of Tourism Real Estate, managing the startup of tourism investment business unit