Mauro Crisafulli is the Country Manager for Moody’s in Italy. In his role Mauro
oversees Moody’s Italia operations with responsibility for directing and
coordinating the company’s activities.
Mauro is an Associate Managing Director responsible for sub-sovereign credits in
the EMEA region. In this capacity he coordinates a group of 25 analysts and has
overall responsibilities for ratings and research on regional and local governments
and related entities, including transit, water, infrastructure companies, and housing
associations. In his role he chairs rating committees, helps maintain the quality of
ratings, and assures analytical leadership on publications.
Prior to assuming these positions, Mauro served as Group Credit Officer for the
sub-sovereign group with the responsibility of ensuring the consistency of global
ratings and implementing analytical initiatives worldwide. He was also a member
of Moody's Public Sector Credit Committee, in charge of reviewing public sector
rating methodologies. He joined Moody’s in 2004.
Mauro has a wide knowledge in credit risk analysis, with more than 20 years of
experience in the public sector rating business, including 8 years in Fitch Ratings
where he served as director of the public sector team. Prior to that he worked as a
Financial Analyst for the City of Milan and for various industrial and service
Mauro holds an Economics and Business Degree from the University of Bocconi in