Alessandro Zucchi of Ferraro SpA new
A changing of the guard at the helm of ACIMIT, the
Association of Italian Machinery Manufacturers for the Textile
Industry. Indeed, the members’ assembly held this past 27 June
called on Alessandro Zucchi to succeed Raffaella Carabelli as
President of ACIMIT.
Born in the province of Bergamo in 1958, Zucchi is
and a father of two children. He has garnered multi-year
experiences in the textile machinery sector, and is currently
Managing Director and a partner at FERRARO, a manufacturer
specializing in finishing machinery. In addition, he is a
shareholder in another company in the sector, BUROCCO VALVOLE,
and working as an Executive Vice President.
Zucchi has long been active in the life of the association,
lending his support to outgoing president Raffaella Carabelli
over the past two years, as Vice President. Since 2015, he has
been involved with ACIMIT’s delegation at Cematex, the Committee
of European Textile Machinery Associations.
Following Zucchi’s election, the assembly expressed its warm
gratitude to the outgoing president, Raffaella Carabelli, who
for four years guided the Association with enthusiasm and
Along with the new president, the assembly also elected new
Vice Presidents, Messrs. Federico Businaro (Isotex, Santex Rimar
Group), Cristian Locatelli (Marzoli, Camozzi Group), Andrea
Piattelli (Unitech) and Michele Riva (Reggiani Macchine).