Massimo Romano

Head of Group Integrated Reporting | Generali Group

Massimo is an “evangelist” of Integrated thinking: with his team they are implementing the Generali Integrated reporting framework. Thanks to integrated thinking and continuous innovation they are supporting the top management’s decision-making process. Their mantra is “Integrated thinking is improving our personal and professional live”.

In the last 10 years Massimo has evolved his role in the financial reporting area starting as project manager of the IFRS implementation in Generali Group. He is program leader of “Galileo”, a global multi years transformation program of the CFO finance platform, focused on streamlining the reporting process, improving the global disclosure of the Group and leveraging the best IT solutions. He is project leader in the implementation of the NON FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE DIRECTIVE in GENERALI Group.

Massimo is also active in the international working groups on corporate reporting issues: since 2006 member of the European Insurance CFO Forum (‘CFO Forum’) a high-level discussion group formed by the major European listed insurance companies. Today he is chair of the CFO Forum Steering Committee. In 2014 he set up and co-chaired with Aegon the Insurance Business Network under the IIRC (International Integrated Reporting Council) to spread the “gospel” of Integrated reporting and thinking among the Insurance Sector.

He is a frequent speaker at professional and academic events sharing his experience on his integrated thinking journey. Since 2017 Massimo is part of the Adjunct Faculty of MIB Trieste School of Managment in INTEGRATED REPORTING.

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