Degree in Law from the University of "La Sapienza" in Rome. Court of Cassation lawyer.

Mr. Maione has extensive academic experience in the field of civil and commercial law and is the author of several publications.

He has held positions as Bankruptcy Curator, Government Commissioner and Commissioner for Liquidation of Cooperative Companies and Judicial Commissioner pursuant to Legislative Decree no. 270 of 8 July 1999. He is also a member, as an expert, of the Supervisory Boards of Bernardi Group S.p.A., Go Kids S.r.l. and NUOVA SOFIA S.r.l. under Extraordinary Administration.

He serves as legal advisor in major corporate restructuring operations, insolvency proceedings and corporate groups under Extraordinary Administration.

He has been the Supervisory Board Chairman of a leading financial company.

He was previously a member of the Board of Directors of Milano Assicurazioni S.p.A. and Prelios Credit Servicing S.p.A.

As of 19 September 2014, he has been a Board member of ENAV S.p.A. and in March 2017 was reappointed for the following three-year term, to serve also as Chairman of the Risk, Control and Related Parties Committee.

Mr. Maione has been a member of the Board of Directors of Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena S.p.A. since December 2017.