Mr. Franco Scalamandre serves as Managing Director at NICOR Systems. He has more than 25 years of experience in global capital markets and business development. Mr. Scalamandre is the Managing Director of Global Emerging Markets. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree Magna Cum Laude in Economics from Harvard University in 1979. He was awarded the Harvard Scholarship for "Academic Distinction of the Highest Achievement during the Academic Year." Mr. Scalamandre is named after his grandfather Franco Scalamandre, the founder of Scalamandre Silks, Inc.