Leaders Profiles

Monday, 10 October 2016 14:00
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Riccardo de Caria

R&D Director and Startegic Advisor

Riccardo de Caria is the Research & Development Director of Vianord Engineering, one of the world’s leading suppliers of innovative flexographic plate-making systems for conventional and digital plates. He is part of the Board of Directors and also serves as Non-Executive Strategic Advisor for the Board. Riccardo has always been fascinated with how things could be made easier and what could be done to make them work better — from work to anything in everyday life.

His passion for experimenting paved the way for his life commitment to technological innovation. Riccardo is lifestyle entrepreneur who focuses more on the life rewards and has a true passion for what he is doing.

Riccardo has over 50 years of research and development experience in the Graphic Arts and Printing Industry and prior to founding Vianord (2012), he founded RDC Fotomeccanica Spa (1969) Degraf (1974), AZ (1976).
If Riccardo were not at Vianord he would be a Golf player

 

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Matteo Pecar

General Manager and Chief Financial Officer

Matteo Pecar is the General Manager and Chief Financial Officer of Vianord Engineering, one of the world’s leading suppliers of innovative flexographic plate-making systems for conventional and digital plates. Matteo is part of the Board of Directors.

Matteo is managing the financial strategy and operations of Vianord. He is committed to maximizing long-term shareholder value, ensuring a balanced portfolio of growth initiatives, and maintaining the high level of integrity and transparency, which is core to Vianord.
Matteo is also partnering with the R&D and Marketing leadership on strategic long-range planning, budgeting and forecasting, new-offer development, as well as the analysis and strategy of product pricing.

Matteo has gained extensive experience in financial planning and analysis, profit-and-loss, and strategic positioning. Matteo earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from The International University of Monaco.
If Matteo were not at Vianord, he would be a professional soccer player.

 

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Massimiliano Merlo

Global Sales & Marketing Director

In his role as global sales and marketing director, Massimiliano drives all customer facing operation for Vianord Engineering, one of the world’s leading suppliers of innovative flexographic plate-making systems for conventional and digital plates.

He leads the global commercial organization responsible for driving and supporting all sales channels. Under his leadership, Vianord Sales & Marketing has experienced exponential growth.
Massimiliano has over 20 years of sales and marketing management experience in the Printing Industry and speaks at several key industry events around the world.

Massimiliano holds a degree in Graphic Arts and a bachelor in Economics and Business Management at the UCSC of Milan.
If Massimiliano were not at Vianord, he would be a K1 fighter.