Domenico Siniscalco has been managing director and vice chairman at Morgan Stanley since 2006. He is the country head of Italy and head of government coverage for EMEA.
From September 2001 to July 2004, Domenico was director general of the Italian Treasury, then became Italian minister of economy and finance (July 2004 to September 2005). In this capacity he was also a member of the Eurogroup of the European Council of Economy and Finance Ministers, member of the G-7 and G-8, and governor of the IMF.
Domenico sits on the Board of HEC (Paris) and has been a Board member of the Grosvenor Group in London, of the Board of Eni, Telecom Italia, and other companies.
He is chairman of Fondazione Luigi Einaudi (Torino), chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (Milano), and chairman of the Council for the United States and Italy.
Domenico developed a successful academic career at Cambridge, Louvain la Neuve, Johns Hopkins, and at Torino University. For several years he has been one of the lead authors of IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, winner of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize) and a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, The Beijer Institute.
He is author of various academic books and more than 70 research articles in environmental economics, privatizations and structural change. He has been lead-writer of Il Sole 24 Ore and La Stampa. He has a Laurea in Law from University of Torino and a Ph.D. in Economics from Cambridge University.