Claudia Parzani is President of Valore D since June 2013. She is also partner in Linklaters since 2007 in the Capital Markets department and at a global level she is part of the Consumer task force and heads up the Luxury sub-group. She sits as a non executive member in the board of directors of Allianz S.p.A. and Borsa Italiana S.p.A. In 2012, she was selected as female lawyer of the year by Top Legal; in 2013 nominated by Financial Times as one of the 10 most innovative legal professionals in Europe; in 2014 listed third among Italy’s most powerful lawyers by Legal Community; in 2015 awarded “Lawyer of the Year – Equity Capital Markets” by Legal Community.
Valore D is the first association of large companies formed in Italy in order to support women’s leadership in the corporate world. Our mission is to support and increase women’s representation in top positions in major Italian companies through tangible and concrete actions. Funded in 2009 by 12 enlightened companies, it now has 143 members.