Alessandro Decio is the CEO of SACE SIMEST. He started his career at IMI Capital Markets in London, where he worked for over five years at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, after an MBA at Insead and experience with McKinsey. He subsequently joined UniCredit to support the Group’s international development. He led the banks of UniCredit Group in Croatia, Bulgaria and Turkey before returning to Milan in 2010, taking responsibility for the Global Head of Retail.
In 2012 he became Chief Risk Officer of the Group, a member of the CEO Office and the Executive Management Committee. In March 2016 he came into ING Bank Italy, in the position of CEO, and in June 2016 he joined SACE, the new “Italian Export and Internationalization Hub” integrating and strengthening the insurance-financial activities dedicated to support the exports and international growth of Italian companies, according to the 2016-2020 business plan of the CDP Group.