Advisory board

Our advisory board, comprising experts from different fields, promotes and supports our company’s mission, raising awareness of the importance of culture for the economy and society as a whole, and advising on outreach and development strategies.

  Livia Cavaglieri  

Livia is Lecturer in Performing Arts at University of Genoa. She studied Humanities (Theatre History) at the University of Milan (graduating in 1998), at Freie University of Berlin (Erasmus 1996), and at Sacro Cuore University of Milan (PhD, 2002). She is the recipient of a four-month grant from the City of Paris (Research in Paris 2014) for the project L’influence française sur les stratégies de protection du droit des auteurs théâtraux en Italie (The French influence on the strategy). She has published three books and several articles and essays in Italian on four areas in the history of Organisation and Economics in Arts: Social History of the Theatre and Actors and Theatre Companies; Actors and Italian Unification; Direction and Staging in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century; and Oral History and Theatre (Progetto Ormete). Livia is a member of the scientific board of Civico Museo Biblioteca dell'Attore, Genoa.

  Remy Cohen  

Among the pioneers of investment banking in Italy, Remy founded Cohen&Co in 1994 and since then has been personally assisting all his clients. He manages the company’s activities combining organisational and relational skills guided by work and business ethics applied in project selection with collaborators and partners. Remy is considered a national expert in project finance. Besides direct involvement in many of the most important Italian transactions, he also teaches Infrastructure Finance at the Master’s in Corporate Finance at Bocconi University in Milan. He also teaches International Finance at LUM University in Bari.

  Giovanni Lanzone  

Giovanni is a philosopher who lives and works in Milan. He is a founding partner at Orizon, a company that specialises in content management and branding. He is among the founders of di Italia Patria della Bellezza (Italian Land of Beauty), a cultural foundation that supports Italian companies, nurturing talent, and local expertise. He co-authored “Il talento dell'Impresa” (The Company’s Talent) and “L'impresa del Talento” (The Talent Company), with Francesco Morace and Linda Gobbi after three years of research on innovation and creativity in Italian companies.

  Giuliana Ricci  

Giuliana studied Architecture specializing in theaters and scenography of the XVI and XVII century. She is a professor at the Doctorate in History of Architecture and City Planning of Turin and teaches history of architecture at the Pilitecnico University in Milan where she also managed the Master on Museum Systems. She was president of the Theartrical Museum of Teatro la Scala (la Scala Theatre), among the most important theatres in Italy. She researched on the relation between practice and planning that has characterized architectural projects between end of the XVIII century and the beginning of XIX. She also curates exhibitions, her most recent one with Paola Cordera on the International Expo of 1906, in Milan.


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