Federica Guidi is the Italian Minister of Economic Development. She worked as a financial analyst at Rolo Finance. She was Vice-President of the Federation for the Emilia Romagna Region from 2002 to 2005, in Confindustria, and President of the Young Entrepreneurs of Emilia Romagna. She later became President of Confindustria Young Entrepreneurs (Rome) from 2008 to 2011 and Vice-President of Confindustria for the same period. She was Vice-President of Ducati Energia S.p.A. and Director of G.M.G. Group Srl. She was appointed Director of the Italian Investment Fund SGR SpA – Milan (designated by the Ministry of Economy and Finance). She is a member of the General Council of the Aspen Institute of Italy.