Team

We are a group of entrepreneurs, managers, professionals, consultants with a long background in Market Development, Lean Transformation, Human Resource Management and Fund Searching.

We have always worked with the same spirit and commitment: driving our customers to continuous improvement of performances. We have all had international experiences and can operate all around the world thanks to a very good knowledge of the English Language.


Lino Canepari
President

Born in Lombardy, he graduated in Economics from Catholic University in Milan. After an experience as organization manager in a milanese company he started his career as a management consultant working with American and Japanese consulting firms. Together with his son Alberto, he developed and successfully applied the first lean accounting systems in Northern Italy medium-sized companies. Lino speaks Italian, English and Spanish.

Areas of expertise: Lean Accounting - Lean Offices - Lean Production - Nord(B)Est

l.canepari@gianesincanepari.com
lino_canepari
http://it.linkedin.com/in/linocanepari
@linocanepari

Nicola Gianesin
Chief Executive Officer

Born in Bassano del Grappa, he graduated in Economics from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. For more than 20 years he has been operating as consultant in production, supply chain and innovation management. He has been one of the first Italian experts in lean transformation management for middle-sized companies. He is cofounder and CEO of GC&P. Nicola speaks Italian, English and German.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Lean Accounting - Lean Offices - Lean Production - Nord(B)Est - Strategy and Lean Marketing

n.gianesin@gianesincanepari.com
nicolagianesin
http://it.linkedin.com/in/nicolagianesin
@nicolagianesin

Alberto Canepari
Board Member

Born in Milan, he graduated in Business Management from Catholic University of Milan. For almost 20 years he has been operating as a consultant in production, supply chain management, management control and business development. He is cofounder and Board Member of GC&P. Alberto speaks Italian, English and German.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Lean Accounting - Lean Offices - Lean Production - Nord(B)Est - Strategy and Lean Marketing

a.canepari@gianesincanepari.com
albertec
http://it.linkedin.com/in/albertocanepari
@albertec2010

Nicola Rigobello
Senior Expert for Lean Transformation

Born in Vicenza he graduated in engineering from Padua University, he has worked for several manufacturing companies before becoming a consultant in 2006. He is a leading expert in logistics and demand planning. Nicola speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Lean Logistics - Lean Production - Software Applications for the Lean Transformation

n.rigobello@gianesincanepari.com
nicola_rigobello
http://it.linkedin.com/in/nicolarigobello
@nicolarigobello

Simone Tognin
Senior Expert for Lean Production and Lean Transformation

Born in Este, Simone graduated in Engineering from Padua University. For several years he has been working as a consultant in lean manufacturing and lean supply chain for medium sized manufacturing companies. Simone speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Lean Logistics - Lean Production - Software Applications for the Lean Transformation

s.tognin@gianesincanepari.com
simone.tognin
http://it.linkedin.com/in/togninsimone

Gaetano Cocco
Senior Expert for Lean,Innovation and New Product Development

Born in Valdagno (VI), he graduated as a mechanical engineer from Padua University. For over 20 years he has worked with very important international companies as research and development manager and he has directed large groups of technical designers and engineers. In more recent years he has worked as Operations Manager in an important international group. Presently he works as a consultant with innovative small and medium sized companies. Gaetano speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Lean New Product Development - Lean Production

g.cocco@gianesincanepari.com
gaetanococco
http://it.linkedin.com/pub/gaetano-cocco/44/553/a03

Carlo Alberto Zanini
Consultant for Lean, Innovation and New Product Development

Born in Castelfranco Veneto, he graduated in Marketing and Business Management from University Ca' Foscari of Venice. After the bachelor degree he attended a course in International management at the European School of Economics in London. In 2011 he did a master in Innovation Management at Fondazione Cuoa business school. He is a consultant as a member of the innovation and lean new product development division. Carlo Alberto speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Lean New Product Development - Lean Production

c.zanini@gianesincanepari.com
zanini.carloalberto
http://it.linkedin.com/in/carloalbertozanini

Cristian Compagno
Senior Expert for Lean Production and Lean Transformation

Born in Dolo (Venice province), Cristian graduated in Business Administration from Ca' Foscari University of Venice. After working for a few Small and Medium Companies in Veneto as  Management Accounting and Business Improvement Officer, he got a Master Degree from CUOA of Altavilla Vicentina. In the last few years he has worked as a consultant especially in Lean Management, SCRUM, Process Improvement, Management Accounting and Business Coaching. Cristian speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Lean Accounting - Lean Logistics - Lean New Product Development - Lean Production

c.compagno@gianesincanepari.com
cristian.compagno
https://www.linkedin.com/in/cristian-compagno-901805a/

Tonino Vettori
Senior Expert for Lean Transformation

After graduating as a Mechanical Engineer from Padua University Tonino joined Zanussi Spa, one of the leading companies in the production of kitchen and laundry appliances in Italy. After a seven years experience as Operations Manager in medium sized companies, in 1993 he accepted the position of Operations Manager in Baxi, a company with over 800 employees that is part of an international group and is specialized in the manufacturing of wall-hung and floor-standing boilers. From 2006 to 2010 he held the position of Chief Executive Officer of the same company. Presently he works as a consultant with the purpose to help small and medium sized Italian companies to apply the same lean methods he has successfully applied as a manager. Tonino speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Lean Production

t.vettori@gianesincanepari.com
toninovettori
http://it.linkedin.com/in/toninovettori
@vettort

Matteo Bottacin
Consultant for Lean Production

Born in Camposampiero (PD), Matteo graduated in Engineering from Padua University. He is presently working in Lean Transformation projects. Matteo speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Lean Logistics - Lean Production

m.bottacin@gianesincanepari.com
matteobottacin
https://it.linkedin.com/in/matteobottacin

Barbara Mozzato
Senior Expert for Lean Production and Lean Transformation

Born in Campolongo Maggiore, in the province of Venice, she graduated as an expert in Commerce and Planning and has worked for over 20 years in the production and logistic areas. In cooperation with Padua University she has given training sessions on Lean Manufacturing. In 2013 and 2014, she worked with university teachers and consultants in a project aimed at defining meaningful indicators for Venetian and Lombard companies. In 2015, she got a master degree in Lean Management from CUOA of Altavilla Vicentina. She now works as a consultant in Lean Management, Production Planning, Logistics and Continuous Improvement. Barbara speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Lean Logistics - Lean Offices - Lean Production

b.mozzato@gianesincanepari.com
barbara.mozzato1
https://www.linkedin.com/in/barbara-mozzato-53aaa128

Laura Robotti
Senior Expert for Supply Chain Continuous Improvement and Temporary Manager

Born in Alessandria, Laura graduated in Business Administration from University L. Bocconi of Milan.  She has worked with companies in many industrial sectors and with primary consulting firms in Italy and abroad, specializing in Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Production Planning and Distribution. She presently manages consulting projects and supports companies as Temporary Manager in the areas of her competence. Laura speaks Italian, Spanish, English and German.

Areas of expertise: Lean Logistics - Lean Offices - Lean Production

l.robotti@gianesincanepari.com
laurarobotti10
https://www.linkedin.com/in/laura-robotti-3b411517

Iscander Micael Tinto
Senior Expert for Change Management

Iscander has an International degree in “World Order Studies” from “Landegg Academy”, a Swiss institute for human resources development located in Wienacht, He now works as a consultant for important companies and institutions in North and Central Italy on important issues such as communication, organization climate, assertiveness, transactional analysis, negotiation and team work. He cooperates with Chicago Wilmette Institute as a distance consultant on such themes as history, history of religions, mysticism and philosophy.

Areas of expertise: Human Resources

i.tinto@gianesincanepari.com
iscandertinto
http://it.linkedin.com/in/iscandermicaeltinto
@iscandertinto

Giordano Frealdo
Senior Expert for Change Management

Born in Brendola (VI), after graduating in Political Science from Padua University Giordano joined Marzotto spa where he became Human Resource Manager and later joined Lowara Group (now ITT) as Human Resource and Total Quality Manager. For fifteen years he has been Managing Director of Confartigianato in Vicenza. He has developed a deep competence in human resource management and in general in the management of complex organization. In the last few years he has worked as a consultant especially in human resource development and change management. Giordano speaks Italian, English and French.

Areas of expertise: Human Resources

g.frealdo@gianesincanepari.com
frealdogiordano
http://www.linkedin.com/in/giordanofrealdo2327/it

Chiara Tasinazzo
Expert for Change Management

Born in Vicenza, she graduated in Economics from Verona University. After a 12 year experience in large companies like Atlas Copco, Diesel and Valentino Fashion Group in Marketing, Sales Planning and Reporting , CRM Management, she got a Master Degree in Life & Business Coaching. At present she is an expert trainer in change management and human resources management, supporting clients in human resources selection and empowerment and in company’s climate improvement.  Chiara speaks Italian, English and German.

Areas of expertise: Human Resources

c.tasinazzo@gianesincanepari.com
chiara.tasinazzo
https://it.linkedin.com/in/chiara-tasinazzo-2789905/it

Nada De Marchi
Senior Expert for Training and Funding

Nada was born in Thiene. She graduated in Political Economy from University of Trento. Since 1998 she has been working at designing and managing complex training and consultancy projects for medium-sized companies. She has worked as a consultant in Lean Transformation projects for SMEs. Nada speaks Italian, English and Spanish.

Areas of expertise: Business Funding

n.demarchi@gianesincanepari.com
demarchinada
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/nada-de-marchi/33/ba0/36a
@Nada_DM

Yuri Gatto
Senior Expert for Training and Funding

Born in Vicenza, he graduated in Political Science  from Padua University, specializing in International Science. For about 15 years he has dealt with public funding, and with planning, organising and carrying out training events for companies. Yuri speaks Italian, English, Spanish and German.

Areas of expertise: Business Funding

y.gatto@gianesincanepari.com
gattoyurivicenza
https://it.linkedin.com/in/yuri-gatto-38665660

Alice Dal Masetto
Executive Assistant, Expert for Funding

Born in Marostica, she graduated as an Engineer from Padua University. After participating in a project concerning the reorganization of the Day Surgery Department of Bassano Hospital, she attended a course on the rational use of energy in manufacturing. During her internship at GC&P she participated in the project that led to the environmental certification of our firm. Presently she is involved in GC&P's projects concerning energy saving and environmental preservation. She is also in charged of GC&P’s and funding projects administrative procedures. Alice speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Business Funding

a.dalmasetto@gianesincanepari.com
alice.dal.masetto
http://www.linkedin.com/in/alicedalmasetto
@DalMasettoAlice

Cecilia Canciani
Communication Manager

Born in Camposampiero (PD), she graduated in Organization and Human Resources in Milan and in Social and Local Development, in Alessandria. She is particularly interested in Human Resource Management and her experience includes promotion of training courses and teaching. Presently she works with GC&P and is in charge of planning and promoting its Master Classes and Workshops. She is also in charge of communication activities. Cecilia speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Digital Marketing - International Business Development - Nord(B)Est - Strategy and Lean Marketing

c.canciani@gianesincanepari.com
ceciliacanciani
http://www.linkedin.com/in/ceciliacanciani
@ceciliacanciani

Matteo Miotto
Senior Consultant in marketing and business development

After graduating in Communication Science from Trieste University, he has worked as project manager with a marketing and communication Agency. In this position he has supported many companies in different sectors both in the development of their business strategies and in carrying out their marketing activities. In GC&P he works on marketing and communication projects aimed at helping clients to pursue their business objectives. Matteo speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: Digital Marketing - International Business Development - Strategy and Lean Marketing

m.miotto@gianesincanepari.com
matteo_miotto
https://it.linkedin.com/in/matteomiotto

Francesco Ilari
Expert for International Business Development

Born in Macerata, he graduated in Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Marche. After working for several years for a logistics company, he attended a master program in International Management and immediately afterward he joined GC&P as expert for international business development. Francesco speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Strategy and Lean Marketing

f.ilari@gianesincanepari.com
francesco.ilari
http://www.linkedin.com/in/francescoilari

Carlo Carestia
Expert for International Business Development

Born in Recanati, he graduated in International Economics and Business from the Polytechnic University of Marche.  After a year in Australia, he attended a MBA that allowed him to gather a deeper knowledge of international marketing strategies. He has worked as export manager for an important mechanical engineering company located in the Marche Region before joining, in 2015, GC&P as expert for International business development. Carlo speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Strategy and Lean Marketing

c.carestia@gianesincanepari.com
carlo.carestia87
https://it.linkedin.com/in/carlocarestia

Chiara Bellavitis
Expert for International Business Development

Born in Vittorio Veneto (TV), she graduated in Specialised Translation from the University of Trieste and she gained work and study experience in Germany and UK. She has always been interested in the Import-Export field and took part in many courses on this topic. At GC&P she works in the Business Development Unit, focusing in particular on German-speaking countries. Chiara speaks Italian, English, German, Spanish and French.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Strategy and Lean Marketing

c.bellavitis@gianesincanepari.com
chiara.bellavitis
https://it.linkedin.com/in/bellavitischiara

Vittoria Tosin
Expert for International Business Development

Born in Vicenza (VI), she obtained a bachelor's degree in Economics and Management from Ca' Foscari University of Venice. Her studies led her to live for a few months in England and Spain. Since October 2016 she has been working with GC&P as a consultant in International Business Development. Vittoria speaks Italian, English, Spanish and French.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Strategy and Lean Marketing

v.tosin@gianesincanepari.com
vitoria.tosin
https://it.linkedin.com/in/vittoriatosin

Alessandra Scalco
Consultant for Lean Administration and Lean Office

After graduating with honours in Economics and Law from Padua University she qualified as a Public Accountant in 2011 and started and office in Bassano del Grappa. She is GC&P’s tax advisor and she also works as a consultant for implementing Lean Office methodologies. Alessandra speaks Italian and English.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Lean Offices

alessandrascalco@gmail.com
scalcoalessandra
http://it.linkedin.com/pub/alessandra-scalco/3a/2b7/a67/

Diego D’Ermoggine
Senior Expert for Marketing and International Business Development

Born in Cosenza, he graduated in Law from Firenze University and got a master degree in Business Administration from the Scuola di Amministrazione Aziendale of Turin. He works as a Management Consultant and is an expert in strategy, marketing and internationalization projects. He has worked in many countries and in particular in Brazil. Diego speaks Italian, English, Portuguese and Spanish.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Strategy and Lean Marketing

d.dermoggine@gianesincanepari.com
http://br.linkedin.com/in/diegoder/it

Fabio Mungai
Senior Expert for International Business Development and Trade Finance

Born in Milan he graduated in Law with a major in Business Administration. He has then worked with important Banks in Italy and abroad holding important roles in marketing and business development. He has worked especially with Italian enterprises, supporting their managers to define and carry out projects of international development and relocation. He has successfully managed many initiatives aimed at promoting Italian products such as business matching meetings, road shows in Central and Eastern Europe and B2B meetings in various international markets. Currently he works as Management Consultant for companies that want to strengthen their presence in foreign countries or to develop their business in new countries. Fabio speaks Italian, English and German.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Strategy and Lean Marketing

f.mungai@gianesincanepari.com
fabiomungai1
https://it.linkedin.com/in/fabiomungai

Adolfo Rossi
Expert for International Business Development

After graduating in Economics from "La Sapienza" University of Rome, Adolfo has worked as a consultant for Public Institutions (Regions, Chambers of Commerce etc.) as well as Private Institutions (Enterprises, Cooperatives, Industrial Associations) specializing in Market Strategies, Marketing and International Development. He has also worked as an expert in cooperation projects funded by European Union and Inter-American Development Bank. Adolfo speaks Italian, English and Spanish.

Areas of expertise: Strategy and Lean Marketing

a.rossi@gianesincanepari.com
adyross
https://www.linkedin.com/in/adolfo-rossi-0462b946

Ashish M. Kumar
Senior Expert for International Business Development

Born in Mumbai, Ashish has been active in the field of Information Technology for more than 20 years. He has worked with pioneer organisations assisting them in setting up Call Centers and in developing Server Management applications and IT Solutions for Corporates and Banks. Over the period, thanks to his knowledge of Marketing, he has also expanded his course of Business into Distribution. Ashish is associated with GC&P Italy for Business Development and Distribution Chain Management for Businesses in India. Fabio speaks English.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Strategy and Lean Marketing

a.kumar@gianesincanepari.com
ashish_netage

Roberto Giordani
Senior Expert for Management Control, BPR and Change Management

Born in Padova he graduated in Economic Statistics from Padua University. During his career as a manager he worked for several manufacturing companies belonging to international groups. His experience focused on change management, finance & control, strategy planning, compliance, lean accounting, etc.. In his thirty year experience he held the positions of CFO and of managing director and took part in important international projects. Since 2009 he has started a new career as management consultant and temporary manager. He works mainly on projects of startups, organizational change, and turnaround management. He is a certified public accountant and registered legal auditor. Roberto speaks Italian, English and Spanish.

Areas of expertise: Lean Accounting - Lean Offices

r.giordani@gianesincanepari.com
robgio456
http://www.linkedin.com/in/robertogiordani1
@robertgiordani

Diego Balbinot
Senior Expert for Lean,Innovation and New Product Development

Born in Vicenza, Diego graduated in Management Engineering and attended a Master in Business Innovation. Since many years he has been working in lean transformation projects, at the beginning as quality and operations manager, later on as a senior consultant. He specializes in Quality and Innovation management and in new product development. Diego speaks Italian, English and German.

Areas of expertise: Lean New Product Development - Lean Production

d.balbinot@gianesincanepari.com
diegobalbinot
http://www.linkedin.com/in/diegobalbinot

Sean Robert Wilkinson
Expert for Lean IT

Born in Cleethorpes (GB), Sean has a Bsc (Hons) degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from the London Metropolitan University. Sean has managed IT departments in the UK and Italy and has provided solutions in information management optimisation as an advisor with several international consultancies. He has guided numerous companies and institutions in the analysis and implementation of process performance improvements. Sean has also advised organisations in the development and implementation of branding and marketing plans. Sean speaks English and Italian.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development

sean.robert.wilkinson@gmail.com
srwilkinson
http://it.linkedin.com/in/seanrobertwilkinson

Jasper Egboba-Bedaux
Advisor for Africa, Caribbean and Pacific Area, Senior Expert for Lean Transformation in the Service Industry

Adaptability, creative thinking and the application of technology to develop people and meet business needs has always being one of Jasper’s key professional drivers and motivation. Jasper professional career originated about 11 years ago in information technology and information systems management, development, operation then moving to management. Jasper’s decade-long working experience, spanning across large organisations in different sectors, has allowed him to see contrasting leadership styles and corporate cultures and acquired valuable skills. Jasper is managing director of Motenas LTD, a company that provides IT and business management support to UK SMEs. He joined the GC&P’s team in 2011 as part of the project Erasmus for young Entrepreneurs.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development

j.egboba@gianesincanepari.com
Uyiosa
http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/jasper-egboba/b/b81/94

Vi Huynh Phuong
Expert for Vietnam and Far East Markets

Born in Vietnam, 23 years old Vi is studying in Finland and will graduate on May 31st 2012. She worked with a leading Software company in Finland for nine months dealing with international business development and marketing planning. She is now participating in “Erasmus for Young Entrepreneur” a cross-border exchange programme which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs. Together with GC&P, she is doing a market research in Vietnam and its neighboring countries in order to identify the business opportunities existing in South East Asia for European companies.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development

v.phuong@gianesincanepari.com
mdo_89
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/vi-huynh/44/aa7/998

Yavuz Akyol
DYHI's Managing Director, Cofounder and President of the Leverage Services Network

Mr.Akyol has amassed vast experience in the various managerial positions he held in the areas of FMCG, Durable Goods, and service sectors over a fifteen year period. His assignments at Koç Holding, Sabancı Holding, and Kraft Foods has also given him substantial international experience in general management, finance, sales, corporate reporting, business process development, and large scale procurement. Yavuz Akyol is currently managing DYHI Company in Turkey. As part of the alliance with GC&P, he works on developing lean principles and techniques in Turkey, Eastern Europe and the Middle East. Yavuz speaks Turkish and English.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development

yavuz.akyol@dyhi.com
dyhi_ya
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/yavuz-akyol/1/463/83b

Ross Maynard
Senior Expert for Lean Accounting and Lean banking

Ross Maynard is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and has worked as a coach and consultant with a wide range of British and European organizations. He is the author of "Successful Business Growth" as well as many articles on lean accounting and business improvement. Since 2008, as part of the strategic alliance on Lean Accounting between BMA and GC&P, he has been working at promoting and implementing lean accounting in Italian companies. Ross speaks English and French.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development - Lean Accounting - Lean Offices

ross@ideas2action.co.uk
ross.maynard
http://www.linkedin.com/pub/ross-maynard/4/b82/194
@LeanFinance

Gert Van De Vijver
Optimize Services' CEO, Cofounder and Board Member of The Leverage Services Network

Gert lives in Belgium and holds a Master Degree in Engineering and a Master in Supply Chain from Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School. During 20 years, he managed several management-Operations positions in different Companies, on an International scale. His expertise is streamlining processes and implementing innovation-projects. Gert speaks English, French, German and Dutch.

Areas of expertise: International Business Development

gert@optimize-services.eu
gert_van_de_vijver
http://be.linkedin.com/in/gertvandevijver



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