He is responsible for the firm’s strategic direction and oversees the development of the firm’s management structure and process. Mario also plays a significant role in providing client services to the firm’s numerous clients and in marketing the firm’s products and services. In addition, Mario serves on several advisory boards on behalf of Hamilton Lane and its clients, including Thomas H. Lee, TPG Partners and Providence Equity Partners. He has over 24 years of operating, management, and legal experience in the financial services industry. He was Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Industry Valley Insurance Company, Deputy General Counsel of Fidelity Bank in Philadelphia, and Senior Attorney at Continental Illinois Bank, Chicago. Mario is conversant in Italian and French.Mario received a J.D. from Boston College, a Master of Law degree from the University of Virginia, and a B.A. from California State University. He is a member of the state bars of California and Illinois.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Mario Giannini and other top speakers and celebrities.