Juventus, Gianluca Ferrero new president

Exor’s announcement after the board’s resignation

Exor communicates its intention to indicate Gianluca Ferrero as president of Juventus. The decision following the resolutions passed yesterday by the company’s Board of Directors and in view of the shareholders’ meeting called for January 18, 2023.

Accountant, auditor, statutory auditor and director of various companies, Ferrero, underlines Exor in a note, “has solid experience and the necessary technical skills, as well as a genuine passion for the Juventus club, which make him the most suitable person to fill the ‘assignment’. Exor then let it be known that he will communicate the complete list of candidates for the renewal of the Juventus board of directors “within the terms of the law”.

Born in Turin, born in 1963, with a degree in Economics and Commerce, Ferrero is enrolled in the Order of Chartered Accountants and Accounting Experts of Turin and since 1995 has been enrolled in the Register of Statutory Auditors. He is also Technical Consultant of the Judge at the same Court. He is Chairman of the Board of Statutory Auditors of Fincantieri Luigi Lavazza, Biotronik Italia, Praxi Intellectual Property, P. Fiduciaria, Emilio Lavazza Sapa, Gedi Gruppo Editoriale, Nuo and Lifenet. He holds the position of Statutory Auditor in Fenera Holding. He is also Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Banca del Piemonte and member of the Board of Directors of Italia Independent Group, Lol and Pygar.

As far as we know, the task of Ferrero and the new members of the board, whose names will be indicated within 25 days of the Shareholders’ Meeting on 18 January, will be to deal with all legal and corporate issues, in defense of the company’s interests, leaving CEO Maurizio Scanavino to immediately focus on operational issues.