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Giancarlo Giorgetti, here is the curriculum of the Northern League player (good for all seasons) now at the Mef

Giancarlo Giorgetti, here is the curriculum of the Northern League player (good for all seasons) now at the Mef

Giancarlo Giorgetti will be the new Minister of Economy in the Meloni government

Giancarlo Giorgetti? Filo Bossi when Umberto Bossi was at the head of the League. Filo Maroni when Roberto Maroni headed the Carroccio. Filo Salvini since Salvini is number one in the League, but at the same time pro Draghi even though there have not been great harmony, indeed, between Salvini and Draghi.

Giorgetti has always been exemplary in his ability to furrow and soar during every political season.

Giorgetti da Cazzago Brabbia has for years been entrusted with the role of 'eminence gray' of the party in via Bellerio.

Bocconian accountant, graduated with a thesis in Business Economics on the stages of the World Cup in Italy '90, 'Gg', as he is called among the former 'lumbards', began his parliamentary career 26 years ago, six legislatures behind him, always re-elected in the Chamber, the last time in March 2018.

In his first term, in 1996 – XIII legislature – he was almost a 'neighbor' by Sergio Mattarella, say his party comrades: the current head of state was the leader of the 'Popolari democratici – L'Ulivo' group , separated only by the corridor of passage between one 'segment' and the other of the hemicycle. A fisher father and a worker mother in a textile company, Giorgetti was for a long time mayor of Cazzago Brabbia, about 800 inhabitants, on Lake Varese.

Leader of the Lega in Montecitorio on several occasions, from 2001 to 2006, during the second government of Silvio Berlusconi, he was the president of the Budget, Treasury and Planning Commission.

From 2002 to 2012 national secretary of the Lombard League. On 30 March 2013, following fruitless consultations for the formation of a government, Giorgio Napolitano called him to be part of the small group – the so-called 'wise men' – charged with presenting programmatic proposals in economic, social and European matters. He has been defined several times as the "Gianni Letta of the League", for his reluctance to the political limelight and for his diplomatic skills behind the scenes, even before " , but let's not say it too loud because hindsight gets mad ”, The senatur said before the illness).

Cousin of the former banker Massimo Ponzellini, at the time of the last Berlusconi government he was considered very close to the then Treasury Minister Giulio Tremonti.

Estimator of Mario Draghi, crops in the most traditionalist environments of the Vatican and US diplomacy. “Detractors call it the cork. And not because he is low, but because every time the League changes course (or leader) he finds himself in the right place to govern the party without causing it to drift too far ”, wrote Cristina Giudici in the 'Sheet'.

After the fall of Bossi and the 'magic circle', following the scandals on surviving the era of Roberto Maroni, and returns and becomes central with the election as federal secretary of Matteo Salvini, in December 2013.


Giancarlo Giorgetti was born in Cazzago Brabbia (Varese), where he lives.

Graduated in Business Economics from Bocconi University in Milan. Chartered accountant. Auditor.

Mayor of Cazzago Brabbia (Varese) from 1995 to 2004.

From 2002 to 2012 he was National Secretary of the Lega Nord – Lega Lombarda, of which he was President from 2012 to 2017.

He has been a member of the Chamber of Deputies continuously since 1996, having been re-elected in the years 2001, 2006, 2008, 2013 and 2018.

From 2001 to 2006 and from 2008 to 2013 he was President of the Budget, Treasury and Planning Commission of the Chamber of Deputies.

In the years 2006-2007 he was Vice President of the Foreign Affairs Commission.

Until 2013 he was a member of the Italian parliamentary delegation to NATO as Vice President of the Economic and Security Commission.

During the XVII (2013) and XVIII (2018) legislatures he was elected President of the Parliamentary Group of the Chamber of Deputies Lega Nord – Lega dei Popoli – Noi con Salvini and subsequently Lega-Salvini Premier.

In April 2013 he is one of the ten essays for reforms appointed by President Napolitano.

From 26 March 2013 to 7 May 2013 he was President of the Special Commission for the examination of Government documents.

From 2013 to 2018 he was President of the Parliamentary Commission for the implementation of Fiscal Federalism.
From December 2013 to February 2015 he is President of the Fishermen's Cooperative of Lake Varese.

Since March 2014 he has been called to chair the Italian part of the Collaboration Group between the Chamber of Representatives of the United States of America and the Chamber of Deputies of the Italian Republic.
Since 2015 he has been Federal Deputy Secretary of the Northern League.

From 1 June 2018 to 4 September 2019 he was Undersecretary of State to the Presidency of the Council of Ministers with responsibility for Sport – Conte Government.

Since 13 February 2021 he is Minister of Economic Development – Draghi Government.

This is a machine translation from Italian language of a post published on Start Magazine at the URL on Fri, 21 Oct 2022 16:08:44 +0000.