is an Italian businessman who resides part of the year in Switzerland.
The son of the founder of the French car manufacturer SIMCA, which
was sold to Chrysler in 1962, he received the French baccalaureate
in Paris in 1970, and a BA from Harvard University in 1974. After
working at Gaumont Film Company in Paris and at Fox Studios in L.A.,
in 1981 he became a very substantial investor
in Venture Capital in mainly the U.S and U.K.