BOB KUNZE-CONCEWITZ - Chief Executive Officer
Bob Kunze-Concewitz, an Austrian citizen, was born in Istanbul (Turkey) in 1967. After graduating from Hamilton College (USA), he earned an MBA from the Manchester Business School. Bob joined Procter & Gamble as FP&A analyst, position that he covered for two years.
He then continued his career in the marketing department occupying various positions of increasing responsibility within an international realm.
Following numerous assignments in strategic planning and business ownership he became Group Marketing Director in the Global Prestige Products division. He joined Campari Group as Group Marketing Director in October 2005 developing and implementing new marketing strategies for the Group's international brands.
In May 2007, he was appointed Group Chief Executive Officer.
PAOLO MARCHESINI - Chief Financial Officer
Paolo Marchesini was born in Milan in 1967. He holds a degree in Economics and Business Administration from Bocconi University in Milan. He joined a private consultancy firm in 1991. Since 1993, he is a Professional Chartered Accountant and a Registered Accounting Auditor of the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance. Paolo joined the Group in 1997 occupying various positions in the Finance division. In 2000 he was appointed Chief Financial Officer. In 2001, he joined the Board of Directors of Davide Campari-Milano S.p.A and was appointed Managing Director in 2004. During his 21-year tenure as Group CFO, he led in 2001 the IPO of Davide Campari-Milano SpA at the Italian Stock Exchange, developed an effective relationship with the Investors' Community and managed several deals supporting the Group’s expansion through external growth.
FABIO DI FEDE - General Counsel and Business Development Officer
Fabio Di Fede was born in France on October 29, 1972.
After completing a Master in International Business Law at the University of Aix-Marseille, he graduated from the Master of Commerce Program of the University of Sydney.
He began his career at Ernst & Young in Monaco and then joined Campari Group in 1999 as International Legal Counsel to become Business Development Manager in 2003. He then joined Campari International in 2008 to take the Market Development Director role, quickly rising to the position of Deputy Managing Director the following year. In March 2011, Fabio was appointed Managing Director International.
After serving as CEO of a family office based in Monaco, Fabio joined the Société des Produits Marnier-Lapostolle in May 2016 as Managing Director. Starting from January 1 2018, Fabio Di Fede holds the position of General Counsel and Business Development Officer and also the position of secretary of the board.
DUNCAN LOWE - Head of Global Supply Chain
Duncan Lowe is Head of Global Supply Chain in Campari Group. He has held leadership responsibilities for over 25 years in multinational companies across Asia, Europe, North America and Latin America.
In the previous 10 years he has been working for PepsiCo covering a leading role in the Global Supply chain function.
Before joining Pepsico he worked for Associated British Foods in a wide range of roles including Supply Chain, M&A, Project Management and Sales. Dunc holds a Chemical Engineering and Finance Degree from the University of Loughborough in the UK.
GIORGIO PIVETTA - Group Head of HR
Giorgio Pivetta was born in Cremona, Italy, in 1961. He graduated from the University of Pavia with a degree in Philosophy. He held various positions with growing responsibilities in the Human Resources area at Barilla where he worked for over 12 years. Prior to joining the Group, he was Group Human Resources Director of Gruppo Mossi & Ghisolfi. He joined Campari Group in September 2004 as Group Human Resources Director.
CHRISTOPHER WOODS - Head of IT
Christopher Woods was born in 1971 in London (England). He holds an International Business and Modern Languages degree from Aston University in the UK. Christopher started his career with British Telecom, he then moved to France to jointly found an IT services company and then worked for Verizon. He joined Reckitt Benckiser in 2003 where he spent 13 years in a number of IT leadership roles both in corporate and business unit organizations across Europe. In September 2016 Christopher joined Campari Group as Head of IT.
PATRICK PIANA - Group Head of Commercial Capabilities
Patrick Piana was born in London. He holds a degree in Economics & Management from Paris-Nanterre University and a Master’s degree in Strategy and Marketing from Dauphine University in Paris. After 5 years covering various marketing and strategy positions at Philip Morris, Patrick joined LVMH, at first leading the Marketing of Moet Hennessy in France, and ultimately of the US Division. He became head of Spirits Marketing for Pernod Ricard USA and then became the Global CEO of the Remy Martin Cognac House. He returned 6 years later to New York as CEO of Stoli Group North America before moving to Milan as the Global CEO for Fratelli Branca. On July 1st 2021, Patrick joined Campari Group as Head of Commercial Capabilities.
MATTEO FANTACCHIOTTI - Managing Director Asia-Pacific
Matteo Fantacchiotti is Managing Director Asia Pacific. The region comprises of Australia and New Zealand, China, India, North and South East Asia and it is a blend of In Market Companies, Joint Ventures, Campari local entities supported by distributors and pure distributors markets. Matteo has held leadership roles in the drinks industry for over 20 years working with global premium brands both in developed and emerging markets across Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America and Africa. After his Business and Economics graduation in Italy, he started his career with couple of years in the cosmetic industry. He then spent the rest of his professional life in the beverage industry in Nestle’ Waters, Diageo and Carlsberg Group in various managerial positions with growing responsibilities ranging from managing in market operations, leading global sales and marketing operations, opening new Business units and/or new markets and having regional P&L responsibilities in Asia. Matteo joined Campari Group in January 2020.
MAURO CANESCHI - Managing Director Americas
Mauro Caneschi was born in Rome in 1969. He graduated from “La Sapienza” University in Rome with a degree in Political Science. He started his professional career at Brasseries Kronenbourg (Danone Group) in France and later he held several managerial positions of growing responsibility at Scottish & Newcastle both in Europe and in North America. In 2009, he joined the Heineken Group as General Manager Andean Cluster.
After working on a number of acquisition/integration projects as M&A Leader, in 2011, he became General Manager Americas Export in charge of the Caribbean, Central and South America markets. In 2014 Mauro joined Campari Group as Managing Director Southern Europe Middle East and Africa as well as Global Travel Retail. After covering the role of Managing Director North America, on the 1st of April 2020, Mauro Caneschi has become Managing Director Americas.
CESARE VANDINI - Managing Director Northern, Central & Eastern Europe
Cesare Vandini was born in Bologna in 1963 and holds a degree in Economics. He held various managerial positions with growing responsibilities from Commercial and Marketing Director to General Manager, operating both in Italy and international markets for relevant companies such as Kraft Food, Diageo e Pirelli. Cesare joined Campari Group as global Marketing Director in 2008 and was appointed Managing Director Eastern Europe in 2011. Since March 2015, he is covering the role of Managing Director Northern, Central & Eastern Europe.
SASCHA CUMIA - Managing Director Southern Europe Middle East & Africa
Sascha Cumia, of Italian origin, was born in Germany in 1970. Sascha holds a degree in International Business Administration from the Bocconi University (Milan). After some international assignments at multinational companies, he joined the export division of Campari Group in 2000, working in the USA and Canada markets. Some years later, he took over the management of European markets such as Germany and Austria, and other markets such as the Czech Republic and Hungary. In 2006, Sascha was appointed Regional Director for Southern Europe, Middle East and Africa. Just over a year later, in 2007, he was appointed Managing Director of Campari Austria. In 2012, Sascha becomes the Managing Director of the Business Unit South America. From March 2015 until June 2016 he covers the position of Managing Director of BU Wines. Following an assignment as Head of Group Resources Optimization, Sascha takes up the role of Managing Director Italian Market. Starting from September 1st 2019, Sascha Cumia is Managing Director Business Unit SEMEA at Campari Group.
JEAN-JACQUES DUBAU - Group Head of Marketing
Jean Jacques Dubau, was born in Nancy, France, in 1962. He graduated from the Lyon Higher School of Business (E. M. Lyon) with a degree in International Business and Marketing.
Jean Jacques has been in the marketing business for over 20 years. He began his career at SEB Group in 1985 in Japan, quickly rising within the company in a variety of international marketing and management positions in Japan, France and Italy.
In 2000, Jean Jacques joined Campari Group as International Marketing Director at the Campari International offices in Monte Carlo.
In 2006, he was appointed Marketing Director Italy and after a few years he took up the role of Managing Director Italy. In 2014, Jean Jacques moved to Campari America becoming Managing Director North America. Jean-Jacques Dubau currently is Group Head of Marketing based in New York.