Daniele Faoro has become CEO of Guandong, the Italian-based media production and distribution company. Faoro, who extended his board role when he became MD just this summer, replaces founder Edoardo Elmi as CEO. Elmi will remain as chairman.
On the move Elmi said: We are an Italian company - and proud of it - that has had the courage to go beyond national borders, over time building a reputation based on consolidated knowledge, reliability, financial strength and the desire to innovate and experiment. The company is now preparing to face a new, equally challenging and stimulating path under Faoro".
Guandong, founded in 2007, has a distribution network that now covers 36 countries. It handles 75,000 items every year, with 92% of orders processed in 36 hours, 82% of requests fulfilled in one hour.