Stefano De Alessandri

CEO and General Manager of ANSA

Stefano De Alessandri became the Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of ANSA on September 6, 2018.

Born in Milan in 1959, he has a degree in economics from Milan’s Bocconi University and a wealth of experience in the general management of media-publishing companies and in management consulting.

After starting his career at Publitalia, he joined the RCS Media Group in 1989 as Marketing Director and he later became Deputy General Manager of Magazines. Subsequently he moved to Condé Nast as Deputy General Manager, in 2003 he took on the role of Managing Director and General Manager of Gruner + Jahr / Mondadori and then, in 2005, he moved to Hachette Rusconi, taking up the same position there. Giving particular focus to the enhancement of media brands and the integrated development of digital technology, in 2010 he moved to Mondadori’s magazines area and then he held the role of Chief Executive Officer for Radio and International Activities of the group.

Between 2013 and 2018 he was a partner and MED Region board member at EY (Ernst & Young) and he held senior positions at media sector associations for 10 years as Vice President of FIEG, Audipress, ADS and FIPP.