President UniCreditPier Carlo Padoan is Chairman of UniCredit since April 2021. He is also VP of Istituto Affari Internazionali, Board member of the Institute of International Finance, Senior Fellow/member of the School of European Political Economy LUISS University and member of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Italian Banking Association. He has been Italian Minister of Economy and Finance and member of the Chamber of Deputies of the Italian Republic and Budget Commission.
How long has a new large Italian company, leader in the automotive sector, been born? It's the new companies, which are born and grow, that give energy to an economic system. The origin of start-ups is in entrepreneurial and professional talents, but to grow new companies, a real supply chain is needed made up of research and training centers, incubators and accelerators, informal and professional investors, medium and large companies. Here, in the land of motors, we have all these ingredients. Will we be able to create the next great Ita
lian company leader in the automotive sector here?