Maria Cristina Zoppo

Effective Auditor

A graduate in Economics and Business from the University of Turin, she is a Chartered Accountant enrolled in the Register of Independent Auditors, as well as a court-appointed expert.
Since 1996, she has gained extensive experience in corporate and tax matters by working as a consultant for medium and large-sized listed companies belonging to multinational corporate groups (such as General Motors, SKF, L’Oréal, Avio, Reply Group, and Johnson Electric). In performing these activities, she has become an expert in extraordinary transactions, loan contracts, tax disputes, also at international level, and debt restructuring transactions, gaining in-depth knowledge of the sector regulations.
She has been a member of Boards of Statutory Auditors, also as Chairperson, at various companies, also belonging to international groups, as well as a member of Supervisory Bodies pursuant to Legislative Decree 231/2001. She is currently a partner of BDO Tax & Law, a member of the international BDO network of auditing and consultancy firms, a Board Director of Newlat Food, Chairperson of the Board of Statutory Auditors of Schoeller Allibert, and a Statutory Auditor of Cooper-Standard Automotive Italy. She has been a Board Director of Intesa Sanpaolo, appointed as a member of the Management Control Committee, since 2016.