Founder and President of AMI Trustee, Tiziano Tazzi has worked for thirty years as a manager in the financial and banking sector. He graduates in 1977 at Bocconi University and subsequently achieves an MBA at SDA bocconi. In 1982 he joind Citibank, then enters Eptaconsors as M&A Director in 1985. In 1987 he joins the BNL Group as Director of the Participatory Service. From 1995 to 1999 he is Director of Planning and Organizational Development in BNL Investments SIM, leaving it to found Natam SpA, an Internet start-up specialized in systems of data analysis and comparison. In 2010 he creates AMI Trustee, specialized in the management of internal trusts, and becomes trustee of the Lang Trust (internal non profit trust) that in 2011 gave birth to Fondazione Lang Italia.
Secretary General of Fondazione Lang Italia since 2013, she manages the strategy and development of philanthropy advisory activities for grant-makers and philanthropists and the annual Lang Philanthropy Day. She began her career as and advisor on corporate social responsibility in 1997 at Gruppo Vita. She contributed to the creation of the first donor advised fund in Italy. For twenty years she has been a lecturer on corporate philanthropy and giving strategies for the community. She is member of the Advisory Board of Ashoka Italy and national councillor of Assifero. Graduated at Bocconi University, she was born in Milan in 1971.
Giuseppe Ambrosio, born in Taranto in 1971, has a Degree in Business Administration from L. Bocconi University. He has gained extensive experience in the development of active philanthropy while working for leading non-profit organizations and social enterprises (including Lega del Filo d’Oro, San Patrignano, Telefono Azzurro, CGM Consortium) and major Italian and multinational companies (TIM, Nike, Novartis, Intesa Sanpaolo, Philip Morris, UniCredit). He was Director of VITA Consulting (1996-2010), a CSR, Corporate Philanthropy and Fundraising consulting firm; then he was a Senior advisor for UniCredit Foundation and Philanthropic advisor for UniCredit private banking (2010-2018). In this role Giuseppe assisted several philanthropists and their families in outlining their funding programs in environmental, culture, social sector and in impact entrepreneurship (Social Impact Investment). Today he is a member of the Board of Directors of the Lang Italia Foundation and Secretary General of the Lang Europe Onlus Foundation.
In Lang Italia Chiara is in charge of the projects related to the social impact evaluation, capacity building and sustainability for national and international clients.
She usually works in Italian, French and English and knows Romanian. She developed a strong international network thanks to dozens of site visits in Europe and Africa and her previous working assignments as freelance and at the Milan Chamber of Commerce and at the Tunisian Export office in Italy. Chiara is a lecturer at the Catholic University of Milan and faculty member of the Executive Education promoted by the Study Center on Strategic Philanthropy. For 10 years she has been a volunteer for the Italian Red Cross with management roles at regional level, and has been cofounder and councillor for a charity working on international cooperation.
Graduated at Bocconi University in Milan, Simone Castello is Head of the Lang Centre on Strategic Philanthropy and Philanthropy Advisor. He oversees the executive education and the publications of Fondazione Lang Italia. As Senior Consultant, his areas of expertise include: advisory to businesses and corporate foundations to set up giving strategies and employee engagement initiatives; advisory to foundations and charities for the definition of theory of change and capacity building plans; social impact assessment analysis. He is accustomed to work in Italian, English and French. Among his latest publications: Filantropia e Impact Investing per le esigenze degli High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI), published in “I portafogli di investimento nel private banking. La pianificazione di scelte ottimali”, AIPB, 2018; Manuale operativo per la Theory of Change. Linee guida per gestire un workshop partecipativo di Teoria del Cambiamento e porre le basi per la valutazione dell’impatto sociale, Philanthropy Insights, 2017; Social Impact Investing: macrotrend e opportunità per i principali player, Itinerari Previdenziali e Assoprevidenza, 2017; Theory of Change e Valutazione dell’Impatto Sociale. Metodi e Case History, Philanthropy Insights, 2016.
In Fondazione Lang Italia since its establishment, she oversees programs, events, administration and management control. Assistant of the president, she collaborates to the management of the Lang Trust that gave birth to Fondazione Lang Italia.
Marco graduated in Economics and Management for Art, Culture and Communication at Università Bocconi. In Fondazione Lang, he is in charge of finding Onlus projects located in Italy and around Europe. He also supports his colleagues in donor-advised funds (DAF) management activities.
Michele Guidotti graduated in International Sciences and European Institutions and is currently concluding the master’s degree in International Development Cooperation at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart. In Fondazione Lang Italia, he mainly deals with advisory tasks: social impact assessment and corporate giving strategies & community engagement.