Carlo Mazzi obtained a degree “cum laude” (with praise) in Mechanical Engineering from the Bologna University of Italy in 1971 and obtained a master’s degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University of Milan in 1976.
He is currently Chairman and CEO of Chora S.r.l. – Milan (corporate consulting and service company) and Board member of Sammontana S.p.A. (food industry) since May, 2019.
He was previously an Executive Director of the Board of Prada S.p.A.(2004 may 2021), a luxury company listed at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange; he was appointed as Chairman of the Board of Prada S.p.A. in 2014. He holds directorships in the holding companies of Prada S.p.A. .
He was an independent board member of Banca Profilo S.p.A., a Bank listed in Milano Stock Exchange (2018/2021).
He was a board member of IBI International Business Advisors Investment N.V. – Amsterdam; Vice Chairman and Executive Committee Member of IBI Bank AG – Zurich; Board Member of IBI Corporate Finance B.V. – Amsterdam; Managing Director of IBI S.p.A. – Milan (financial intermediation ex art. 106 TUB) from 2000 to 2004.
Mr. Mazzi worked at IMI (ISTITUTO MOBILIARE ITALIANO) (1973 /2000) where he was Manager of the Large Corporate department of IMI and San Paolo IMI Bank from 1994 to 2000.
He also was a board member of IMI-ABN AMRO S.p.A. – Milan (focused on merchant banking), SAGO S.p.A. – Florence (an IT research company responsible for the management of health facilities), IMILEASE S.p.A. – Rome (a leasing company), Banca di Intermediazione Mobiliare IMI S.p.A. – Milan (now Banca IMI S.p.A.) (focused on investment banking), Tecnofarmaci S.p.A. – Pomezia (a research company in the pharmaceuticals industry), SIM S.p.A. – Rome (focused on project management) and Paros International Insurance Brokers S.r.l. – Milan (in the insurance brokerage sector).