Full Professor of Business Administration and Management at the University of Siena since 1999.

Mr. Riccaboni has been Chair of the PRIMA Foundation since 2017. Based in Barcelona, the Foundation was created by the European Commission and 19 Euro-Meditteranean countries to implement a joint Program of innovation and research in the agrifood sector.

He was Rector of the University of Siena from 2010 to 2016 and Chair of the CRUI (Association of Italian Rectors) between 2014 and 2016.

From 2005 to 2010 he was Dean of the Richard Goodwin Faculty of Economics and Management and was Chair of the Association of Deans of Italian Schools of Economics, Management and Statistics between 2008 and 2010.

As of 2012, he has been Chair of SDSN (Sustainable Development Solutions Network) Meditteranean, an initiative promoted by the United Nations.

He is also Chair of the Achille Sclavo Foundation, which is committed to innovation in Life Sciences.

He has been a member of the Academic Board of the University of Gibraltar since 2015.

He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Milan Bicocca University.

He was visiting scholar at Harvard Business School, New York University, London School of Economics and INSEAD.

He was a member of the Bank of Italy's Board of Auditors and has served on the Board of Directors of Banca Toscana.

His research activity, which has a strong international focus, addresses Governance and Management Control issues in a social environmental perspective as well as the role of organisations and Universities in promoting sustainable innovations.

Mr. Riccaboni has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Bank since December 2017.