Andrea Sironi is Professor of Banking and Finance at Bocconi University in Milan, where he has been Rector from 2012 to 2016. Since January 2016, he is Chairman of Borsa Italiana SpA and, since October 2016, a member of the Board of Directors of the London Stock Exchange Group. He is currently also a member of the Board of Directors of Cassa Depositi e Prestiti SpA and of Cogentech Scarl. Professor Sironi research interests include Financial Risk Management and International Banking Supervision. He has published and edited many books and papers in international refereed journals on these subjects. Professor Sironi has also served as a consultant and board member for a number of major national and international financial institutions.