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Francesco Mancini


Senior Adviser
Oaktree Capital Management (Los Angeles, CA)


Dr. Francesco Mancini is a Senior Adviser at Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. He is also currently employed at R72 Partners srl. Dr. Mancini has several years of international experience in business and corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, and supply chain. He gained experience in strategy management consulting with AT Kearney as a Partner and also with Monitor Company and McKinsey. Dr. Mancini has managed large corporate clients and various business negotiations in various European countries and also in other continents. Previously, he worked in the chemical industry in the United States as a Research and Development Planning Manager and as a visiting Scientist at M.I.T.


Dr. Mancini holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from Università di Roma, an M.B.A. from Columbia University, and a Ph.D. from Cornell University.