Dr. Mauro Bruni, Ph.D.
Agricultural economist, Ph.D. in Comparative Agricultural Economics, expert in agribusiness policy, agricultural and food markets, market intelligence and business strategy. He has been a consultant for major institutions and firms in Italy and abroad for 15 years. He is charter member and President of Areté since 2001.

Dr. Enrica Gentile, Ph.D.
Agrifood economist, Ph.D in Agricultural Economics and Politics, expert in management of research and consultancy projects at national and international level. Expert in food quality and safety, she is Executive Director of Alimenta, a consulting firm operating in the fields of quality, safety and environment. She is charter member and Vice-President of Areté since 2001.

Dr. Roberto Foschi, M.Sc.
Agribusiness expert, Master of Science in Agricultural Economics at Washington State University, he boasts a 20-year experience in the study of agribusiness market. He is an expert in the economic evaluation of process innovation, and a specialised consultant in renewable energy and related markets.

Dr. Alberico Loi, Ph.D.
Agribusiness economist, Ph.D in Agricultural Economics and Politics, expert in agribusiness policy, agribusiness strategy and organisation, policy evaluation and impact assessment. Senior consultant, he has worked for Areté since 2002.

Dr. Ludovico Gruppioni
Agrifood economist, expert in business analysis and strategic consultancy, with a long experience in the field of renewables. In the role of project manager and advisor, he has managed a number of development projects for agro-industrial and retail companies. Senior consultant, he has worked for Areté since 2005.

Dr. Serena Berisio, M.Sc.
M. Sc. in Development Cooperation, Postgraduate Specialization in “Economy of the agri-food system”, Expert in policy evaluation, development programmes, international economics and institutions.

Dr. Mario Gentile, M.Sc.
Degree in in Business and Economics at Bocconi University in Milan, postgraduate specialization in “Corporate Finance”, expert in M&A, Business Planning and Company Valuations. His work is mainly focused on financial and strategic consulting and on market research in agri-food industries.

Dr. Carlo Bevilacqua, M.Sc.
Economist, senior consultant, Market Intelligence business unit manager. Experienced in commodity markets. Project manager for economic researches, consultancies, and corporate communication strategies.

Dr. Annachiara Saguatti, Ph.D.
Statistician, Ph.D. in Agri-food Economics and Statistics at the University of Bologna, expert in quantitative analysis, applied statistics and economics, econometrics. She provides analysis and monitoring of agro-industry commodity markets, and develops commodity price forecast econometric models.

Dr. Federico Echeverri Ruiz, M.Sc.
Industrial engineer with an MSc in Agricultural and Food Economics from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore specialized on quantitative and econometric analysis on prices. He deals with the design and management of the market intelligence database and the development of commodity price forecast econometric models.

Dr. Filippo Roda Ph.D
Economist, Ph.D. in Law and Economics, expert in quantitative analysis, applied statistics and economics, econometrics. He provides analysis and monitoring of agro-industry commodity markets, and develops commodity price forecast econometric models.

Dr. Anna Trotta
Economist, control and administration area.

Simona di Fabio
Company secretary.