Andrea is a bold optimist able to make complexity simple, initiate organizational transformative processes and change status-quo to the best. He is a strong believer that a company success is built upon leader’s ability to inspire and bring people together on meaningful work. As Vice President of Operations at Borgo Egnazia, he leads a large and highly skilled team of over 700 professionals. Borgo Egnazia, a Leading Hotel of the World, is a true masterpiece of architecture and design, inspired by Apulia’s rich traditions. Following his passion for talent selection, people development, organizational change and continuous improvement, Andrea is also leading Change Management and Talent Acquisition Departments. He started his adventure in hospitality coming from the aviation industry where he worked for Boeing, the world largest aerospace company, on the 787 Program, being involved in the production set-up and launching of all 3 models of the new Dreamliner, covering leadership roles in Change Management, Operations, Industrial Engineering and Supplier Management. Before that he had several experiences working abroad as Project Manager, including long term international assignments in Spain and Australia. Andrea holds an Executive Master of Business Administration and a Juris Doctor Master of Law. He is qualified and experienced as attorney and financial advisor. Andrea speaks fluently English, Spanish and Italian and he enjoys working in multicultural environments, leading high performing teams on challenging assignments requiring global mind-set and authentic purpose-driven leadership. In his leisure time Andrea is passionate about cycling, rock climbing and mountaineering and he serves as volunteer of the CNSAS - Italian Alpine Rescue Corps.