Founder of Cairo Communication SpA, Fondazione Maria Giulia Castelli Cairo and Cairo PubblicitÓ SpA, Urbano Roberto Cairo is an entrepreneur and businessperson who has been at the head of 10 different companies and holds the position of Chairman of Cairo Communication SpA, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for RCS MediaGroup SpA, Chairman of Il Trovatore Srl, Chairman of m-dis Distribuzione Media SpA and Chairman of La7 SpA (which are all subsidiaries of Cairo Communication SpA), Chairman for Cairo Editore SpA, Chairman of Cairo Publishing SRL (a subsidiary of Cairo Editore SpA), Chairman for U.T. Communications SpA and Chairman for Torino Football Club SpA. Urbano Roberto Cairo is also on the board of Tortona Immobiliare Srl, San Carlo Sport S.S.D.R.L. and Fondazione Maria Giulia Castelli Cairo and Council Member at Federazione Italiana Editori Giornali and Council Member at Confindustria Radio Televisioni.
In his past career he was Vice General Manager at Publitalia Srl, Chairman for Cairo PubblicitÓ SpA and Managing Director at Mondadori PubblicitÓ SpA.
He received an undergraduate degree from the University of Bocconi.