- Category : Business-Top-executive
- Type : PE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Contagion 2
Italian journalist, editor and broadcasting executive, he was director of RAI. A member of the Christian Democrat political alliance, his career began in the newspaper business, working for a Florentine newspaper that shared his political views. From 1956-1960 he was Editor of Il Popolo. In 1961 he made the switch from the newspaper business to television, landing at RAI as its Director General. He stayed until 1974, leaving amidst charges that his political views permeated the network. He subsequently was named managing director and chairman of Italstat.