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MATTEO LUNELLI - CEO, LUNELLI GROUP - A LEADERSHIP PROFILE OF WBM AWARD WINNER



MATTEO LUNELLI, CEO OF ITALY'S LUNELLI GROUP HAS BEEN SELECTED BY THE JUDGES OF WORLD BIZ MAGAZINE'S ANNUAL AWARDS TO BE A RECIPIENT OF THE TOP 100 CEOS IN INNOVATION AWARD 2021. THIS SELECTION FOLLOWS A STRINGENT PROCESS THAT EVALUATED OVER 40,000 NOMINEES TO SELECT THE EXCLUSIVE LIST OF 100 WINNERS.


Matteo Lunelli is the President and CEO of Ferrari Winery, Italy’s leading producer of luxury sparkling wines, founded in Trento in 1902, and the President of Surgiva F.lli Lunelli S.p.A., a producer of a light and exclusive mineral water with its source in the Adamello National Park in Trentino.


Matteo is currently the CEO of the Lunelli group, an Italian beverage group which, along with Ferrari and Surgiva, includes the historic grappa brand Segnana, the Tenute Lunelli still wines (from Trentino, Tuscany and Umbria) and finally Bisol, a historic brand for Prosecco Superiore representing the highest level of quality for wine production in Valdobbiadene territory.

Matteo has received important awards such as the “2015 Entrepreneur of the Year Award” in the Family Business category.


He is 47 years old, married and has two children. He graduated with honours in Economics at Bocconi University, Milan. He developed his international experience while working for five years at Goldman Sachs in Zurich, London and New York.


Strongly committed to promoting the Italian lifestyle, Matteo is President of Fondazione Altagamma, which gathers together famous high-end Italian companies from various sectors in order to promote top-quality Italian industry and the culture of excellence that supports it. He is passionate about art and from 2014 to 2019 he was Vice Chairman of MART, the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Trento and Rovereto. In 2016 Matteo was also President of IWSC The International Wine and Spirit Competition. Furthermore he is also a member of the board of the Arnaldo Pomodoro Foundation.


For more information, please visit: www.ferraritrento.com


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