Mario PiantanidaMario Piantanida is a Chartered Accountant and has been included in the Milan Professional Register since 1980 and the Register of Auditors since 1995.
He started his career in 1972 at Arthur Andersen & Co. in Milan, first as an auditor and subsequently in the Tax Department.
He became a director in June 1977, taking on responsibility for the provision of tax consultancy to clients operating predominantly in the banking, financial and leasing sector.
In 1980 he left Arthur Andersen to found the management consultancy company “Bersani e Vitale S.r.l.” along with Prof. Marco Vitale and Dr. Pio Bersani.
Within that company he worked above all in the following fields: analysis and verification of the objectives and reliability and feasibility of company plans in the light of the strong and weak points of the company, financial, tax and corporate planning, acquisitions and divestments, in particular during the analysis and valuation of companies.
In 1990 he founded the firm Camosci Guareschi Piantanida e Associati along with Giuseppe Camosci and Artemio Guareschi.
His long experience and background in corporate issues enable him to engage in a professional manner with both everyday and extraordinary corporate, financial and tax issues.
He has been involved in numerous restructuring and reorganisation operations of corporate groups and numerous M&A operations, acquiring particular experience also in the area of company valuations.
He was responsible for teaching financial statements and financial statement analysis on the managerial and entrepreneurial training course held at the Adriano Olivetti Study Institute for Economic and Corporate Management from 1986 until 1995 and Contract Professor in Tax Law at LIUC – Università Cattaneo in Castellanza in 1993-1997.
He has been appointed to the boards of directors and to the boards of statutory auditors of important national and international companies.