Prelios Strengthens Its Management Team



Milan, 24 August 2016 - Prelios strengthens its management team with two external appointments and one appointment from within the organisation. The Company, which is engaged in a relaunch and repositioning process within the real estate services sector with a specific focus on Alternative Asset Management, has entrusted the redesign of the Group’s organisation to Bruno Camisasca in the role of Chief Operating Officer and responsible for the IT and Procurement areas. He is joined by Lara Carrese in the role of Group HR and Organization Director.

Both will report to the General Manager of Prelios, Riccardo Serrini.

In addition, the Board of Directors, with the intention of leveraging the expertise and growth of Group internal resources, has appointed Sergio Cavallino as Chief Financial Officer and Manager responsible for preparing the corporate accounting documents pursuant to art. 154-bis of the Consolidated Law on Finance. His appointment is effective today. Mr Cavallino will replace Marco Andreasi, who will take on other management roles within the Group.


Sergio Cavallino, Chief Financial Officer of Prelios S.p.A.

With a degree in Management Engineering from Milan Polytechnic University, Sergio Cavallino began his career in Prelios in 2002 covering roles of increasing responsibility in the various business units of the Company until being appointed Head of Operations & Finance of the subsidiary Prelios SGR in 2011. Previously, he was a consultant at AT Kearney, where he managed overseas projects in the telecommunications sector and was responsible for the Planning & Control function at Edisontel S.p.A. (a start-up in the telecommunications sector owned by Edison Group).


Bruno Camisasca, Chief Operating Officer of Prelios S.p.A.

Holding a Law Degree from the University of Milan, he has spent an important part of his career in the Pirelli Group, which he joined in 1988, taking on positions of increasing responsibility in Management and Control at both a country and corporate level, apart from five years of experience from 1999 to 2003, when he was the Director of Customer Administration at Galbani S.p.A. Mr Camisasca has gained significant expertise in the management and transformation of processes and organisational models, whilst at the same time monitoring overhead costs and the evolution of information systems, and promoting employee and working team development. He was the General Manager of Prelios Credit Servicing S.p.A., as well as a member of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee.

In 2013, he was appointed CFO for Northwest Europe by Pirelli Tyre S.p.A. and member of the Board of Directors of all Pirelli’s British companies. In 2014, he was appointed Chief Operating Officer of the Diversified Business area of Pirelli & C.


Lara Carrese, Group HR and Organization Director of Prelios S.p.A.

Graduated from Milan Catholic University with a Law Degree and with a Short Executive MBA from Stanford University, she began her professional career in 1996 as a trainee lawyer specialising in civil and corporate law, before starting her career in Human Resources at Siemens as an HR Analyst. She then joined Deloitte Consulting first as a Head Hunter for multinational customers and then in the Recruitment and Selection of IT and E-Business consultants department. In 2002, she moved to Tenaris, where she was assigned to the start-up Tenaris Canada for two years, before becoming Global Recruitment and Development Manager. In 2004, she joined DeAgostini Publishing, a company belonging to the DeAgostini Group, where she held progressively important and responsible roles until she became Global Human Resources Director, thus becoming responsible for the definition of HR policies, the management and monitoring of all the Human Resource Management activities, as well as for change management, organisational, re-organisational and management development for all the countries where the Group is based.