Project Description

In 2000 Founding member of Assotour and Assotravel and member of the board of the Italian Association of Hotel Chains and ASTOI. In 2012 he was elected both President of the Italian Association of Confindustria Hotels and Vice President of the National Bilateral Tourism Organization of Confindustria, becoming its President in 2016 and member of the board of directors of the Bilateral Tourism Organization of the Veneto region. In 2015 he was co-opted into the General Council of Confindustria for the two-year period 2015/2017 and is a member of the Confindustria Internationalization and Business Networks Committees.
In 2016 at the birth of the National Convention Bureau he joined the Board of Directors; he is elected Deputy Chairman of Federturismo di Confindustria and member of the Presidential Committee. He sits on the Advisory Board of the International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin, participating in the birth of the virtual brand Italia Hospitality.
From 1981 to 1989 he was Accounting / Administrative Manager at Viskase Italia. In 1989 he worked at the Italian branch of Club Mediterranee as Administrative Manager, later becoming Director of Administration / Finance and Control. Since 1999 he has been General Manager of Villages Italy and Legal Representative of the Italian branch, in 2003 he added the operational responsibility of the Croatian branch. In 2004 he was General Manager of Italy and Eastern Club Med countries with responsibility for the marketing in Italy of Club Med resorts in the world and joined the General Management Committee for Europe. In 2005 he assumed operational responsibility for the Swiss branch. In 2010 he was hired as CEO and General Manager of Hotelturist S.p.a. hotel chain operating in Italy under the TH Resorts brand.
In 2018 he left the office remaining on the Board of Directors of the parent company Hotelturist Spa.
In January 2019 he was appointed by the Council of Ministers President of the National Tourism Agency Enit for the next three years.