Sergio Vento was born in Rome. He studied Political Sciences at the State University of Rome.
After having served in various positions in Den Haag, Buenos Aires and Ankara, he had been diplomatic councillor to the following Italian Prime Ministers: Giuliano Amato, Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, Silvio Berlusconi, Lamberto Dini. He served as Italian Ambassador to Yugoslavia, France, United Nations, United States of America. He retired from the career and become active in the following fields: law consulting, banking, infrastructures, and University teaching. A significant number of his relatives are American of Italian descent.
- 1992, Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic
- 1999, Commandeur of the Légion d'honneur, France
- 2003, honorary Doctorate of Law, St. John's University in New York
- Register, Office of the Federal (2007-08-01). Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States, George W. Bush 2004: Book 1: January 1 to June 30, 2004. Government Printing Office. pp. 905–. ISBN 9780160777882. Retrieved 5 March 2016.
Francesco Paolo Fulci
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