Marco is Full Professor at Politecnico di Milano, where he holds the Chair of Financial Markets and Institutions and Financial Risk Management (since 2004). Marco is also Director of the Master Program in Financial Risk Management at MIP Graduate School of Business. He coordinated several research projects, ending up with more than 120 publications both national and international, on banking and finance topics, and – more recently – on corporate governance, risk management, and digital innovation in banking and financial services. He is Scientific Director of the Fintech & Insurtech Observatory and of the Corporate Governance Observatory, and Scientific Co-Director of the Supply Chain Finance Observatory at Politecnico di Milano, School of Management. He has been serving and still serves as Independent Director or Chairman, or as Statutory Auditor, or as Chairman of the Surveillance Body in listed and non-listed banking or industrial companies, also under the direct supervision of the European Central Bank.