Roberto Ferrari

Chairman -

Roberto is currently Chairman at, Country Manager Italy,at Motive Labs and  Founder/Ceo of

Roberto is a Former Group  Chief Digital and Innovation Officer at Mediobanca, Former Managing Director CheBanca! the digital and retail challenger bank in Italy, awarded in 2017/6/5/4/3 as the best online bank in Italy for Customer Satisfaction.
He is author of the book: “L’Era del FinTech” (2016, F.Angeli) and has been listed in WSJ’s Financial News 2016 and 2015 Top40 Fintech powerpeople in Europe, and in 2017/6/5 Power 50 digital banker from Digital Banking Club London.
He is also a Former Western Europe Marketing Director at Procter & Gamble.

Roberto holds a MS degree in Public Policy from UCL (University College of London).

Work Experience


Private Equity Crowdfunding platform for HNWI


Country Manager Italy, Motive Partners

Country Manager Italy Motive Labs a Company of Motive Partners

Founder & CEO, Design Italy

The digital commerce portal to high end Made in Italy Design products.

Chief Digital and Innovation Officer, CheBanca!

The best digital bank in Italy and one of the most successful challenger banks worldwide. First bank in Europe to launch a BTC Robo-Advisor.


Master’s Degree, Public Policy, UCL

Business and Economics, University of Naples 'Federico II'