He graduated with honours from the University of Bologna (2009) and holds an LL.M. in International Commercial Law from King’s College London (2009). He gained his Ph.D. in Company Law and Financial Markets Regulation from the University of Bologna (2014), during which he spent a research semester at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences Library (2012).
He was Academic Visitor to the Faculty of Law of the University of Oxford with an MCR Fellowship from Jesus College (2016-2017), a Visiting Professor at the University of Haifa, Israel (2018) and a lecturer at the European Master’s in Law and Economics (2015-2018).
Riccardo’s research has been published in the foremost Italian and European law journals. His main areas of interests include directors’ duties, European company law, the regulation of financial advice and sustainable corporate governance.
He is admitted to the Italian Bar and worked for a top-tier law firm.