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Diego Piacentini worked from August 2016 to October 2018 for the Italian government as Commissioner for the Digital Transformation of the Public Administration.
Prior to that, he worked for 16 years in Amazon as Senior Vice President of the International Consumer Business. He was a key member of the senior executive team and responsible for all international retail operations.
Early in his career, Mr. Piacentini joined Apple Computer Italy in 1987. Ten years later, he was promoted to the post of General Manager and Vice President for Apple Europe.
Diego has been recently appointed as non-executive director in the Board of Bocconi University and member of the Executive Committee. He is also member of the Expert Advisory Group (EAG) established to provide strategic guidance on the OECD’s 2-year, multidisciplinary project on “Going Digital: Making the Transformation Work for Growth and Well-being”. This project aims to help policymakers better understand the digital revolution that is taking place across different sectors of the economy and society as a whole. Diego is a prominent mentor of Endeavor Global and is a board member of Endeavor Italy which he helped launch in 2016. He is on the Board of the Maasai Association, supporting education and health initiatives in Kenya.
Diego holds a degree in Economics from Bocconi University of Milan and was awarded “Bocconiano dell’anno” in 2010.