Since April 2019, the chairman of Confindustria Emilia Area Centro: the companies of Bologna, Modena and Ferrara, is Valter Caiumi, born in 1963, married, with three children. He lives his first entrepreneurial experience at the age of 24 and in the nineties is appointed general manager of the Emmegi Group (Gruppo Emmegi) and, subsequently, becomes chairman of Holding Cifin, now Voilàp holding. The Group presents over 1400 employees worldwide and has achieved a consolidated turnover of around 310 million euros in 2018, 90% of which achieved abroad. Voilàp is a reality, which today has grown to 58 companies and 7 production plants (4 in Italy, 1 in Germany, 1 in Bosnia and Herzegovina and 1 in China).
Chairman of the Bonfiglioli Riduttori S.p.a. Deputy-chairman of Confindustria Emilia Area Centro: the companies of Bologna, Ferrara and Modena, Sonia Bonfiglioli, married, with two children, has a degree in Mechanical Engineering, an MBA from Profingest (now BBS) and has followed an AMP (Advanced Management Programme) at IESE. Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bonfiglioli Riduttori Spa, a leading industrial automation company that designs, manufactures and distributes a full range of gearmotors, electric motors, planetary gearboxes and inverters. In 2015 she received the title of Cavaliere del Lavoro (Knight of Labour) and in 2018 she was awarded as Entrepreneur of the year EY. Since April 2019, she is deputy-chairman of Confindustria Emilia Area Centro.
Sole partner of Della Rovere s.r.l. Deputy-chairman of Confindustria Emilia Area Centro: the companies of Bologna, Ferrara and Modena, Gian Luigi Zaina, born in 1964, married, with two children, has a degree in Electronic Engineering. Partner and Sole Administrator of Della Rovere Srl, a fashion sector company specialised in production and marketing, and partner of Cashmeregs Srl, a fashion sector company that deals with direct retail, he is also a partner of the Fondazione Estense (former Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Ferrara). Since 2018, he is President of the Council of the Small Industry of Confindustria Emilia. Since April 2019, he is deputy-chairman of Confindustria Emilia Area Centro.