Alessandro Santacroce is currently member of a large Italian Bank as a Senior Relationship Manager of the Corporate and Investment Banking division for both the German speaking area and for the Innovation, Start Up and Venture Capital initiatives, with particular focus on ICT and Cleantech. He is part of the Global Innovation Committee of the bank, gathering a group of executives worldwide for fostering innovation within the company perimeter. He is furthermore permanent representative at Dii (Desertec Industrial Initiave) as well as member of its Financial Advisory Team.
He covered different positions in the financial industry starting as a macroeconomic analyst.in Rome, then working at Paribas and BNP Paribas in the Securities Services business, ING Barings in the ECM, Equity Brokerage and Trading division, commuting between Frankfurt and London, prior to his hiring in 2004 by Oddo in Paris. Director of West LB in Milan in 2006 heading the Equity business, he opened as Executive Director the Italian branch of the DZ BANK Group along with other senior managers.
He holds an Executive MBA Degree from University “Bocconi” in Milan (December 2009) with focus on Corporate Finance and studied Politics and Economics in Rome, Bremen (Germany) and as guest student in Valencia (Spain) graduating at the “Sapienza” University. He currently collaborates with the EÖR Project at the Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany.