Silvia Giannini


Silvia Giannini (Ferrara, 1952) has been an independent Director of CIR since June 2020.

She was an independent board member of CIR (before the merger with COFIDE) from 2011 to 2019.

She is an economist, trained at the University of Bologna (degree in Political Science in 1976) and the University of Cambridge.

She is the author of numerous Italian and international publications on fiscal matters.

She is a member of the Treasury Ministry Committee on “fiscal expenditures”. 

She is on the Board of Aeroporto di Bologna S.p.A. and a member of the Board of Governors of the Monte di Bologna e Ravenna Foundation. She is also on the Board of Governors of the Il Mulino association and on the Scientific Committee of the Bruno Visentini Foundation.

Previously, she was a Full Professor of the Science of Finance at Bologna University, a visiting professor at the University of Cagliari, a permanent lecturer in the Science of Finance at the Superior School of Public Administration and a contract lecturer in the Science of Finance for the Law faculty of the Luiss Guido Carli University of Rome.