Carlo Feltrinelli

Milan 1881-Milan 1935. He continued the family’s industrial (timber in Carinthia and Transylvania) and financial businesses (Banca Feltrinelli) started by Giacomo and Giovanni Feltrinelli. In 1919 he renamed the bank Banca Unione. Chairman of Edison and Credito Italiano (from which he resigned after conflict with Alberto Beneduce’s IRI). His brother Antonio left his share of the inheritance to the Accademia dei Lincei to set up the Feltrinelli Awards.

Giangiacomo Feltrinelli
Giorgio Enrico Falck