Bocca, Ferdinando

Name: Bocca, Ferdinando
Gender: male
Birth: 1870 Torino
Death: after 1935 Torino
Description: Ferninando Bocca, exponent of the liberal bourgoise of the beginning of the 20th century, was an attorney and a leather industrialist. During his life he assumed many important political and economical roles, such as president of Confindustria (General Confederation of Italian Industry) from 1914 to 1918, and president of the Italian Tannery Association and of the Cuorgnè Manifacture (since 1935). Furthermore, he became president of the Italian Commercial Bank and the Italian and French Bank for the Latin America, and councilor of he “Istituto Superiore” of Commerce of Turin and the Italian Industrial Association. He also had some implications with the Italian politics (specifically Giolitti since 1913), and he obtained the Fascist Party card in 1927, becoming then “Podesta'” of Rivalta Turinese during the Thirties.
Places: Plus Torino
Plus Torino
Photographs: Bocca, Ferdinando_ritratto | Bocca, Ferdinando_portrait