Equity Partners

Alberto Grignolo

Currently: Angel Investor, Consultant, Board Member.
Previously: YOOX/YNAP (2000-18), GM in YOOX for ca. 15 years, then YNAP Group COO for 3. Co-CEO H-Farm (2020-21)
Areas of interest: business modeling, financial planning, international company development.

Marco DiPietro

Currently: Angel Investor, Consultant, Entrepreneur.
Previously: YOOX (2007-2011) as Operations Director, Founder of Temera (2012-206), leading provider of RFID technology in retail and distribution, General Manager Prada Linea Rossa, Operations Director VF Corp Europe.
Areas of interest: Logistics, Operations, Supply Chain and Distribution, Business Modeling, back-end tech platforms for e-commerce and retail.

Luca Martines

Currently: CEO Rewoolution, Reda.
Previously: YOOX/YNAP for 15 years in several positions: President for YOOX and theoutnet.com, VP APAC (based in HK), Web Marketing Director.
Areas of interest: marketing and branding, fashion brand strategies, APAC development strategies.

Letizia Zuffi

Currently: Managing Director at Home Food - Cesarine, Italy’s first digital community of home cooks.
Previously: YOOX/YNAP for 12 years as Business Readiness and Product Management Director, Head of Project Management Tech & Opts, Head of e-commerce in Giorgio Armani.
Areas of interest: business assessment of target companies, development strategies, business transformation, organization & process design.

Gabriele Tazzari

Currently: Angel Investor, Consultant, AI Lecturer.
Previously: YOOX/YNAP as CTO (2000-2015), set up from scratch of tech platform. R&D Director (2015 -2019).
Areas of interest: e-commerce, design and lean methodology. Strong personal interest in AI, edutech, agritech, IoT.

Maria Laura Albini

Currently: Angel Investor, Partner in ARAD consulting.
Previously: Corporate Development for Suning in EU, Marketing Director for Internazionale F.C., CRM Director in YOOX, Senior Consultant in Accenture.
Areas of interest: Digital marketing and CRM, strategy technology and execution, China online growth strategies.

Federico Barbieri

Currently: Angel Investor, Consultant, Lecturer, Omni-channel Masters’ Program Scientific Director at H-Farm College, Partner at ARAD Digital.
Previously: SVP Digital and eBusiness at Kering Group, President Emma at Bottega Veneta, WW Marketing, Communication and Retail executive roles atNokia and Nike.
Areas of interest: Omnichannel, marketing strategies, branding, customer experience, retail excellence, digital transformation.

Massimiliano Benedetti

Currently: Board Member, Consultant, Angel Investor, Member of Fashion and Luxury Council - NYU.
Previously: YOOX as VP Marketing and Sales for over 12 years.
Areas of interest: Brand and Marketing strategies, international development and growth.

Andrea Moretti

Currently: ARAD Consulting, Founder. ARAD is one of Italy’s fastest growing consultancy boutiques for all matters digital, with clients ranging from BCG to Pandora, Ocado, Diesel.
Previously: in YOOX as GM Monobrand Division (2002-2012). GM Elite, Kering-YOOX JV set up to manage the online stores of SL, Balenciaga, Mcqueen, McCartney, Balenciaga, etc.
Areas of interest: business modeling, UX and CX, leads overall digital assessment of target companies.

Jacopo Thun

Currently: CIO Reda Group.
Previously: YOOX/YNAP for 15 years in several positions, Technology Procurement Director, Platform Director (+100 people).
Areas of interest: systems and technology supporting supply chain, manufacturing processes, operations.

Moritz Hau

Currently: CEO & Founder of EIGENSONNE (Photovoltaics Start-up, Berlin).
Previously: YOOX US Country Manager, ASOS Country Manager for Germany, DACH Country Manager for Zalando.
Areas of interest: growth marketing, business planning, internationalization, establishing and maintaining a company culture.

Tommaso Alessi

Currently: Digital Product Manager at On in Zurich, “the fastest growing sports company in the world”. Previously: Business Innovation Development - R&D Manager at YNAP, International Business Development Manager at Rocket Internet (Sidney-Singapore).
Areas of interest: Digital Product Innovation, Business Design.

Francesco Guidotti

Currently: CFO Italia Online.
Previously: YOOX as CFO for over 10 years, CFO in Pinko, Lastminute.com, Group Controller in Bulgari, Tag Heuer.