As Egon Zehnder’s Managing Partner in Milan and Rome, Francesco Buquicchio draws on his substantial advisory experience to guide technology, telecom, digital, and industrial companies. He also is an expert in board effectiveness, leadership development, and leadership succession planning, working with Egon Zehnder’s Executive Assessment and Development, Technology and Communications, and Industrial practices.
I dream to help leaders overcome their loneliness.
Francesco honed his management expertise while working in the telecommunications industry. Before joining Egon Zehnder, he served as Director of Customer Operations at British Telecom Italy. He also worked as Sales & Marketing Director, SMB Clients for British Telecom Italy. Previously, he was an Engagement Manager with McKinsey & Company and an Associate with TLcom Capital Partners in London, where he worked on M&A deals in the telecommunications and high-tech space in Europe and the U.S.
Francesco earned an MSc in business administration from Bocconi University and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business. When not working, he enjoys racket sports and the beaches of southern Italy.