SIAE is the Italian Society of Authors and Publishers and, as such, it is managed by Governing Bodies constituted and elected by its own members.
The internal organization is coordinated by the Managing Director who exercises the powers of direction, coordination and organization of the executive and non-executive personnel of the Society.
SIAE operates all over the Italian territory with its 10 Offices, 28 Branches and 435 Representative Companies.
The tasks and composition of SIAE’s Governing Bodies are regulated by the Statute of the Society. The Governing Bodies of the Society are: the General Assembly, the Supervisory Board, the Management Board and the Board of Auditors.
The General Assembly is convened by the Supervisory Board annually. Among its primary functions, the General Assembly is in charge of appointing the members of the Supervisory Board as well as drafting SIAE’s guidelines within the time allowed by the Articles of Association.
The Management Board determines the Society governance and controls its implementation by the Chief Executive Officer: it determines the initiatives to take in the interest of the Society and to pursue its institutional purposes, including the approval of distribution criteria of proceeds for author’s rights and the size of fees in order to use the works assigned to each division.
The total fees concerning the Management Board for 2018 amount to € 211.519 per year Cfr. Relazione annuale sulla Trasparenza 2018
President of the Supervisory Board
The President of the Supervisory Board is appointed among its members elected by the Assembly; s/he calls and chairs the Supervisory Board.
The Supervisory Board deliberates on the industrial and strategic plans of the Society drawn up by the Management Board. It deliberates any modification to the Statute and approves the forecast-type budget and the management statement proposed by the Management Board.
Fabio Massimo Cantini
Giuseppe De Martino
Romano Di Bari
Alfredo Gramitto Ricci
Ricardo Franco Levi
Piero Romano Montanari
Roberto Giacomo Pischiutta in arte Pivio
Francesco Ranieri Martinotti
Giuseppe Rinaldi in arte Kaballà
Filippo Nicola Sugar
Maria Romana Trainini
Silvia Villevieille Bideri
Instrument of appointment of the Supervisory Board
The total fees concerning the Supervisory Board for 2018 amount to € 341.307 per year Cfr. Relazione annuale sulla Trasparenza 2018
Within the Supervisory Board, five Advisory Committees are set up as follows: Music Commission; Opera Commission; OLAF Commission; Cinema Commission; DOR Commission, expressing mandatory but not binding opinion to the Management Board on the author’s right distribution criteria and on fees for the usage of the repertoire assigned to them.
The Board of Auditors has control functions on the Society, pursuant what is provided by the Civil Code (art. 2403 bis and following).
Oliviero Eric Cimaz
Paolo Beretta Zanoni
The Society has adopted a Model of organization and management suitable for preventing offences, pursuant Leg. Decree nr. 231 of 2001. For this purpose, SIAE has established a Supervisory Body provided with autonomous powers of initiative and control on the effective implementation of what is provided by the Model.
The total fees concerning the Supervisory Body for 2018 amount to € 130.000 per year Cfr. Relazione annuale sulla Trasparenza 2018