Born in Naples on 22 May 1961, Luigi Gubitosi obtained a Master’s Degree in Business Administration at I.N.S.E.A.D. Fontainbleau after graduating in Law from the University of Naples and studying economics at the London School of Economics.
From May to November 2018 he was an Independent Director at TIM and was then appointed Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of the company. Following the Shareholders’ Meeting of 31 March 2021, called upon to vote on the renewal of the board for the three-year period 2021-2023, the Board of Directors meeting of 1 April 2021 confirmed him as Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of TIM.
He is Vice Chairman for Digital for Confindustria, member of the General Council of Unindustria and has been Vice Chairman of Asstel, Vice Chairman of Confindustria Servizi Innovativi e Tecnologici (CSIT) and a member of the Tax and Corporate Governance Committee of Confindustria.
Since November 2020 he has been a member of the Board of Directors of GSMA, a worldwide mobile operators’ association.
He is a member of the Trilateral Commission.
From 1986 to 2005 he held various roles in the Fiat Group: Chief Financial Officer, Administration Director and Group Treasurer; he has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of Fiat Partecipazioni and a member of the Board of Directors of Fiat Auto, Ferrari, Iveco, Itedi, Comau and Magneti Marelli.
In 2005 he joined Wind Telecomunicazioni as Chief Financial Officer and was appointed its CEO from 2007 to 2011.
From November 2011 to July 2012 he was Country Manager and Head of Corporate and Investment Banking of Bank of America Merrill Lynch Italy.
From July 2012 to August 2015 he was General Manager of RAI.
He has been Chairman of the European Advocacy Committee of the CFA Institute.
He has also been a member of the Board of Directors of Cometa (metal workers pension fund), F2i Sgr, Maire Tecnimont, il Sole24ore and the Organising Committee for the Turin 2006 Chess Olympiad.