“We are a small family business that has grown so much in its more than 50 years of activity, thanks to the work of excellent employees and always with the principle that to be successful, we must be in our customers’ homes every day.”
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After 10 years as Commercial Director of the Valpadana company, specialised in the production of small tractors and small agricultural machines, in 1967 he founded AMA based on the brilliant intuition that the market was ready to accept non-original components and accessories. In the following years, in parallel with the growth of the After Market channel, he gave life to the project that saw the production of customised solutions for the OHV world as the driving force behind the group's growth.
Over the years, he has received several awards and honours, including the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic (2021).
Over the years, he oversaw a process of rationalisation of the corporate structure, internationalization and industrial development of the Group headed by AMA S.p.A.: He expanded the range of products by setting up 6 new product divisions, through a process of acquisitions and the opening of factories, he strengthened the production set-up in Italy (6 factories since 1994) and abroad (4 plants - India, USA, Bosnia, Ukraine); he also expanded the Group's presence abroad by establishing 15 distribution branches and 4 representative offices.
In 2008, he personally oversaw the Article 67 debt restructuring procedure for AMA S.p.A.
Between 2015 and 2017, he oversaw the issuing of the first AMA bond with US institutional investors.
In addition to his involvement in AMA, he acts as institutional representative in Confindustria (Confederation of Italian Industry) both locally and nationally, he is President of FederUnacoma (National Federation of Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers) and Vice-President of CEMA (European Committee of Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers).
He works as a volunteer, advisor and treasurer at the ASEOP non-profit organization in Modena.
From 1999 to 2005, she headed the Marketing and Sales After Market Italy area; she perfected the commercial data management system, the reorganisation of the sales network, and the start-up of the franchising project called AGRISTORE.
Since 2006, she has managed the Human Resources area and coordinated the HR and IT Central Functions for the AMA group.
Since 2011, she has been Managing Director of Human Resources for AMA S.p.A.
From 2018 to 2021 she directed the project of process mapping, software and partner selection and implementation of the new ERP system on the SAP s/4 HANA platform for the companies in the AMA Group.
In 1997 she joined the company and began a period of growth and training within the group's Cabin Business Unit.
Thanks to the experience and knowledge gained in the world of electrical and electronic components, she has been Product Manager for the electrical sector since 2006, with a specific focus on range expansion and product positioning in the market.
Isabella holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Modena.
He is Full Professor in the Department of Management & Technology at the Bocconi University, Associate Dean for the SDA Bocconi School of Management, and Professor of Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Governance at the SDA School of Management. Director of the Corporate Governance Lab, and co-Director of the eSG Lab (excellence in Sustainability and Governance) at the Bocconi School of Management, he is responsible, both at the University and at the SDA Bocconi School of Management, for Management and Corporate Governance courses at the undergraduate, graduate, MBA, GEMBA and executive levels, for the Elite training project of the Borsa Italiana, as well as for the induction programme for Board Members, called the "SDA Bocconi School of Management Directors' Program".
He sits as an independent Board Member on the Boards of listed and non-listed companies. He is the author of numerous international publications on corporate governance and family business issues, as well as a member of the editorial board of several scientific management journals.
Alessandro holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Chieti.
He began his career working in industrial companies for almost a decade, then he landed in the world of financial consulting, eventually becoming a partner in an important national firm. In the meantime, he completed his studies with a Master's degree in Corporate Finance at the SDA Bocconi School of Management, becoming a Certified Public Accountant and Auditor and with an Executive Master's degree in Business Administration from the SDA Bocconi School of Management.
He sits as an independent director on boards of unlisted companies.
Alessandro holds a degree in Business Administration from the Catholic University of Milan.