Owner & Managing Partner at 3HPartners; Professor of Operations Management and Energy Markets at ESCP Europe London (UK), Professor of Energy Markets and Entrepreneurship at LUISS Guido Carli Rome and Milan (IT), Professor of Startups and Business Models at LinkCampus University Rome (IT); Equity Partner and Board member of iStarter Ltd; President of Istituto Nazionale Genetica Molecolare – INGM.
Gianfranco is Italian, graduated in Mechanical Engineering and has a PhD in Thermo-Mechanic Engineering Systems.
Soon after his graduation he became affiliate professor of Technical Physic and developed many entrepreneurial initiatives.
In 2000 Gianfranco joint McKinsey & Co. where he held the position of Associate Partner in the industrial sectors, mainly in Power&gas, Oil and Basic Material.
In 2010 Gianfranco joint Azimut|Benetti Group, world leader in luxury yachts production, as Central Director and CEO of all the foreign companies.
After one and half year, Gianfranco decided to come back in the consulting joining 3H partners. In parallel, Gianfranco came back to the teaching as Affiliate professor in London, Milan and Rome.
At the beginning of 2016, Gianfranco was designed by the Health Ministry President of Istituto Nazionale Genetica Molecolare.
In 2017 Gianfranco was designated board member of iStarter ltd. one of the biggest global Startup accelerator.
Gianfranco’s interests are also in management transformation. He is the author of numerous articles, published on newspapers (as “Management Matters”, “Corriere della Sera”), magazines (as “I campioni della crescita”, “Global Competition”) and case studies (as “reducing uncertainty through disciplined experimentation).
Gianfranco is also author of many scientific publications on the main International magazines in the Technical Physics sector.
Gianfranco speaks fluently English and Italian and basically Spanish.
He lives between Rome, Milan and London.