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          Umberto Malesci

          Umberto Malesci
          • Independent Director
          • Non-executive Director
          • Born in Firenze on 6 January 1981


          Umberto Malesci has been a member of the Board of Directors of Assicurazioni Generali since 29 April 2022.

          He holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

          His career began as a Business Analyst at McKinsey & Company, Inc. In 2005 he co-founded Fluidmesh Networks, a tech start-up in the field of wireless networking. He served as Fluidmesh Chief Executive Officer (CEO) until the acquisition by Cisco in June 2020. Between 2011 and 2014 he also served as executive vice-chairman and board member of AvrioRMS Group and Pantascene LLC, until the acquisition of both companies by Hitachi Ltd in 2014. Since Fluidmesh acquisition by Cisco in 2020, he has been Director for Internet of Things (IOT) Business Development and Marketing at Cisco and he has been responsible for the integration of his former company into Cisco.


          He does not hold relevant positions according to our Directors Overboarding Policy.


          • Member of the Board of Directors of the Italian Institute of Technology
          • Member of the Board of Directors of Tanaza S.p.A.

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          For information on Umberto Malesci shareholdings, see the shareholdings section.