Mario Draghi Children: Meet Federica Draghi, Giacomo Draghi
Mario Draghi OMRI is an Italian politician, economist, banker, former professor and civil servant who has been serving as the prime minister of Italy since 2021.
Prior to his appointment as prime minister, he served as President of the European Central Bank between 2011 and 2019.
Mario Draghi was born in Rome in 1947 to an upper-class family; his father Carlo, who was born in Padua, first joined the Bank of Italy in 1922, and later worked for the Institute for Industrial Reconstruction (IRI) and for the Banca Nazionale del Lavoro; while his mother, Gilda Mancini, who was born in Monteverde, Campania, near Avellino, was a pharmacist.
He is the eldest of three children: Andreina, an art historian, and Marcello, an entrepreneur. When he was 15 years old his father died, who was born in 1895, and at 19 his mother died.
In 1973, Mario Draghi married Maria Serenella Cappello, of noble origins and descendant of Bianca Cappello, and an expert in English literature, with whom he has two children: Federica, who worked as investment director of Genextra Spa and board member of Italian Angels for Biotechis, and Giacomo, a finance analyst, who worked as an interest-rate derivative trader at investment bank Morgan Stanley until 2017, and is now at the LMR Partners hedge fund.
Who is Federica Draghi?
Federica, the eldest daughter of Mario Draghi, has a brilliant career in the world of biotechnology: after graduating in Biochemistry at the La Sapienza University of Rome, she moved to New York and obtained a master’s in Business Administration at the Columbia Business School, a prestigious faculty of economics.
With such a course of study, it was not difficult for her to enter the world of work. A few years of apprenticeship and many sacrifices led her to become a manager of a multinational that deals with biotechnology.
Who is Giacomo Draghi?
Giacomo Draghi is the second son of Mario Draghi. Giacomo Draghi graduated with excellent grades from Bocconi in Milan, then started working as a financial trader.
For many years he collaborated with Morgan Stanley, a famous investment bank based in New York. but recently he decided to make a change in his career.
In 2017, in fact, Giacomo Draghi returned to Europe and accepted a position in the management of a LMR Partners hedge fund, moving to the London office.
Giacomo Draghi has been married to Valentina. Their wedding was celebrated ion 2011 in Citta della Pieve, in the beautiful park of a family villa.