Dr Diane Bugeja is a lawyer by profession practicing primarily in financial services law, financial regulation and anti-financial crime compliance. She is currently a Senior Associate at Camilleri Preziosi Advocates. Prior to joining Camilleri Preziosi, Diane held the post of Senior Manager at a Big Four audit firm, working in Malta and in London, and subsequently joined the enforcement departments of the UK Financial Conduct Authority and the Malta Financial Services Authority.Diane holds a Ph.D in law from King’s College London and a M.Sc from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She is also a visiting lecturer at the University of Malta
Appointed to the Board in December 2019.
He was previously director of the board of Iacobucci Aerospace HF (Rome) and vice chairman of Eurofidi Soc. Consortile Garanzia Fidi s.c.a.r.l. (Turin). Until 2014, he was the CEO of Equitalia Centro S.p.A (Florence) and chairman and CEO of other companies of Equitalia Group.
In 1971 he started his career at UniCredit Group, former Credito Italiano, holding various key roles in the Italian commercial network until 1997. Afterwards, Mr Piras was appointed as CEO of UniCredit Factoring (Milan), Deputy General Manager of Banca dell’Umbria, Chairman and CEO of Pekao Leasing Sp.z.o.o (Warsaw) and Leasing Fabryczny Sp.z.o.o (Lublin), CEO of UniRiscossioni S.p.A. (Turin), all companies held by UniCredit, from where he ended his career as Senior Executive Vice President in 2009.
Appointed to the Board in December 2016.