With over 20 years of experience in the field, Gianna is one of the leading experts of resilience and business continuity worldwide. She is the BCI Global Industry Personality of 2017 and an Approved Instructor of the Business Continuity Institute. She has founded and was the Chair of the BCI Women in Resilience Global Group until August 2020.
Gianna is the author of many articles on the topics related to continuity and resilience and is one of the key contributors to the development of the BCI Good Practice Guidelines, the reference manual for resilience professionals.
She is a Fellow of the Business Continuity Institute (FBCI), the highest membership grade of the BCI, and certified by the Institute of Risk Management (IRM).
Gianna and PANTA RAY represent Italy in the ISO technical committees focused on “Continuity and organizational resilience”. She has participated in the development and review of various ISOs and currently is the project leader of the committee reviewing the ISO/TS 22318 – Supply Chain Continuity Management.
Since 2009, she is President of PANTA RAY, an international training and management consulting firm specialized in the disciplines of organizational resilience. Previously, she has worked for over 30 years for JPMorgan Chase Bank covering senior international positions in Technology and Operations Management, Risk Resiliency and Operational Risk Management.
Outside of work: In her personal life, Gianna has a passion for promoting the role of women in the business. She participates in many initiatives to encourage young women in the quest of reaching equal opportunities. She likes to read, walk and she enjoys her family as much as possible.