Degree in Economics from Bocconi University in Milan, Chartered Accountant and Auditor.

Since 2013, Ms. Vitali has served on the Board of Statutory Auditors of manufacturing companies (Piaggio & C. S.p.A), commercial companies (VR Milan S.r.l) banks and financial institutions (Interbanca S.p.A group and, following its acquisition by Banca Ifis, in the latter’s financial companies). 

She is an Alternate Auditor of Enel SpA.
From 1993 to 2013 she was Partner in Ernst & Young S.p.A’ s Tax sector and was responsible for several projects involving acquisitions, mergers and corporate restructuring, the application of Double Taxation Treaties, Transfer Pricing and cross-border transactions, taxation of financial income.

She is specialised in tax matters concerning Financial Institutions (fiscal and accounting issues, cross-border banking and insurance, standard and non-standard financial instruments), having provided advisory services to leading companies and banking, financial and insurance institutions. 

Until 1992, Ms. Vitali worked in the Tax Department of KPMG S.p.A, advancing from a graduate position to Senior Manager and specialising in corporate tax consulting, mainly for multinational companies.