RATIO CONSULTING Team brings together expertise gained within companies and professions, in the manufacturing and services industry, tourism, fashion, food, packaging, automation, ceramic-tiles and financial services. We are mainly seniors with strong local roots in Emilia territory but at the same time at international level. We wish to stand by the client side and serve its interests at our best with total confidentiality and the highest ethical standards. 

Franco Righi

Founder and Managing Partner

President and founder of RATIO in 1994 and of RATIO CONSULTING SRL in 2011

Gianluca Selmi


Born in 1956 has thirty years of experience in different industries such as textiles and clothing, computers, operating systems and management, chemical.

Alfredo Ballarini

Senior Advisor

Owner of the “Studio di Finanza Aziendale” started in 1987

Alessio Costanzelli

Senior Advisor

Born in 1970, graduated cum laude in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Padova.

Stefano Leonelli

Associate Partner

Degree in Economics and Business Administration – Auditor and Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Mario Luppi

Senior Advisor

Mario Luppi, born in 1958, top-mark degree in Business and Administration at University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

Cirino Maucieri

Senior Relationship Advisor

Class 1971, degree in International Business from the Nottingham Trent University/European School of Economics.

Glauco Narciso

Associate Partner

Diploma in Graphic Arts and Advertising Communication. Courses in Business Administration from Bocconi University.

Laura Onnis

Senior Advisor

Born in 1973, Master in Business Administration from LUISS Business School in Rome. Graduated cum laude in Civil Engineering (major in Hydraulics) at the University of Cagliari.

Piermario Rigoni

Senior Advisor

Born in 1974, graduated in Industrial Engineering at the University of Padua, Executive MBA from LUISS Business School in Rome.

Carlo Righi

Financial Analyst

Class 1991. High School Diploma in Accounting. Bachelor Degree in Business Administration and Economics from the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, with major in Corporate Finance.


RATIO was founded in 1994 by Franco Righi, whose slogan is "Turning data into information". The Latin word “Ratio” refers to concepts such calculation, index, business, advantage, right, care, respect, ownership. Concepts that are now taken and translated in the modern services offered by RATIO CONSULTING, the new firm in the M&A

and Financial Advisory arena. 

Our Mission

Assist small and medium entrepreneurs and enterprises in creating added value, assist in the search of new capital through focused expert consulting by a team of dedicated professionals with decades of experience in their respective fields.