Lorenza Morandini
Lorenza Morandini
Lorenza Morandini

Board Member and President

Fulbright Scholar, BCG-er, International Manager with a 25 + years track record in Supply Chain and Operations, specifically focused on Innovation and Sustainability, she dedicates her passion, time,competencies (and financial resources) into sustainable ventures, such as Impact Hub Benefit Corporation, and in women-led startups through Angels4Women.

These same topics represent her focus in teaching and researching, as Adjunct Professor, at Luiss Guido Carli and Luiss Business School.

After her degree at Bocconi University, an MBA at Indiana University (USA) with a Fulbright scholarship, and an MBA-SPE at INSEAD (Fontainebleau – France), Lorenza’s professional journey develops in international contexts, including The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and leading industrial companies such as Bestfoods (now Unilever), Indesit (now Whirlpool), and Candy (now Haier), where she directly managed over 600 people and more than 2500 indirectly. From 2015 to 2018, she is part of the Transformation Leadership teams at Poste Italiane.

As candidate by Assogestioni, she serves on the Boards of Directors and Sustainability Committees of industry-leading companies such as Esprinet in IT wholesales and Renting, and Amplifon in Hearing Care. Additionally, she is a Board member of Sit, a leading company in components for gas meters and heaters, as of April 2020.

In October, she is co-opted by the Board of Directors of Danieli Group, a global leader in steel plant construction and steel-making industry from sustainable resources.

She leads the Advisory Board at Apio, an SME developing products and services with Blockchain technology , selecting the members and advising on strategic priorities.

For her give-back activities, she is Commissioner of the Fulbright and BEST- Fulbright Scholarships.

Expertise areas:

  • Strategy in Operations and Supply Chain;
  • Innovation and Sustainability;
  • Angel Investing, Venture Capital;
  • Leadership style as a woman

Following a three-year tenure as Managing Director, she now holds the title of Honorary Member at Angels4Women, an association of Business Angels with a focus on innovative and scalable female entrepreneurship.