Coesia Group has appointed Valerio Soli as GDM's new CEO as of March 1st. Former chief executive Alberto Perego will take the role of vice president, global key accounts of Coesia Group. Soli has extensive experience in international business. After working for several years as project manager in the construction industry, he joined the Coesia Group in 1995 and held various roles including sales and marketing manager, key account manager and business unit director. Most recently he served as general manager of GDM.
"Over the last ten years, under the leadership of Alberto, GDM has grown significantly and has become one of the most important players in our Industry," says Soli. "I'm delighted with the opportunity to lead GDM in this moment of further growth thanks to the introduction of new machines in our product portfolio and the launch of several innovative solutions resulting from a huge investment in R&D over the last few years. In addition, the Coesia footprint sustains our worldwide sales and after sales expansion and the synergies with the others companies of the Coesia Group will allow GDM to provide our customers a unique range of highly technological solutions."