Diana Bracco

Diana Bracco



  • Degree in Chemistry, University of Pavia

  • Honorary degree in Pharmacy from Pavia University and in Medicine from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Rome

  • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Bracco Group

  • Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Centro Diagnostico Italiano

  • President of the Bracco Foundation

  • President of the National Life Science Cluster ALISEI

  • President of the Confindustria Fondazione Mai

  • President of the Fondazione Milano per Expo 2015

  • Member of the Executive Council of Confindustria, of the General Council of Confindustria and Assolombarda, the Lombard Entrepreneurial Association, and Member of the Board of the Milan Chamber of Commerce.

  • Member of the Advisory Board of "B20 ITALY 2021" created by Confindustria within the G20 and Ambassador for Women Empowerment in the B20 Engagement Group.

  • Member of the General Council and of the Executive Board of Fondazione Fiera Milano

Diana Bracco

Member of the Board of Directors of:


  • Bocconi University, Milan

  • Accademia Teatro alla Scala


Diana Bracco has held the following positions:


  • President of Expo 2015 SpA

  • Commissioner General of Section for the Italy Pavilion at the Expo Milan 2015

  • Vice President for Research and Innovation in Confindustria

  • President of Assolombarda

  • President of Federchimica

  • President, Responsible Care

  • President of the Sodalitas Foundation

  • Member of the National Gallery of Art Trustee’s Council, Washington (DC)

  • Cavaliere del Lavoro, a prestigious recognition granted by the President of the Italian Republic.

  • Knight of the Great Cross of the Special Achievement Order of the Italian Republic and decorated with the Milan City Council’s Gold Medal.

  • Honorary President of the Piergiorgio Colombara Archive in Genoa.