Based in Milan, Tommaso Arenare helps investment banking, retail banking, infrastructure, and financial services clients reshape their businesses. He advises on CEO succession, leadership development, corporate governance, and board consulting. Tommaso is also active in Egon Zehnder’s Infrastructure, Legal and Regulatory & Compliance Professionals, and Board Consulting practices.
I am passionate about creating an impact and changing the world for the better. My work is a phenomenal way to do that.
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Tommaso had nine years of corporate and investment banking experience, first in corporate banking with HSBC in Milan and then as part of Citi’s Global Relationship Banking team in Milan and London. Within Citigroup, he was part of Schroder Salomon Smith Barney’s European Investment Banking business and contributed to equity capital markets transactions for Italian companies. Tommaso then moved to the Equity Capital Markets desk of JPMorgan and continued to focus on IPOs, rights issues, and convertible bonds for Italian companies.
Tommaso earned a cum laude Degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University in Milan. He is an Italian Chartered Accountant and has completed the International Executive Programme at INSEAD. He is passionate about improving corporate governance and board performance.