Chief Executive Officer & Partner
Francesco is a Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Albacore.
Prior to setting up Albacore in 2015, Francesco was Partner and Managing Director of Starfin SA, a multi-family office based in Lugano founded in 1982 by a prominent Italian entrepreneurial family.
Prior to joining Starfin, he worked in the international tax department of Ernst & Young Milan, and in a boutique law firm in Luxembourg solely focused in trust and tax planning for two families with a net wealth exceeding 10BN.
Francesco holds a Degree in Economics, with specialization in tax law from the University of Pavia (Italy), a Master’s Degree in Italian and International tax law, and a Master in capital markets and financial instruments from Bocconi University. He also attended several courses with IBFD Amsterdam.
He is a member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practioners) and ITPA (International Tax Planning Association).