Antonio is an international executive and change leader with 15+ year history in visioning, ideating and leading global implementation and growth of new businesses and technologies, and drive maximized and sustainable revenue and profit objectives in multiple industries on a global scale.
Demonstrated experience in concept shaping and leading start-ups, creating and implementing global strategies, marketing and business plans, developing and growing industrial and consumer businesses, developing and positioning disruptive innovations and business models, managing global organizations in B2B industries, leading and implementing M&A strategies.
Relevant experiences include acting as the Head of Innovation creating and implementing a transformational strategy and new business unit at a corporation with more than 2 Billion Euro revenues at 20 % EBITDA, serving as Fund Manager to enable novel deep tech ventures by funding them with Venture Capital, and having founded and managed a public medtech company currently valued at 800+ million SEK.
Results driven and hands-on leader, recognized for clear strategic thinking, ability to innovate along full value chain and attract, lead and energize global cross-functional teams. Credible and convincing communicator with excellent presentation skills. Ability to work across functions, regions and cultures.
Antonio is currently Managing Partner at Venture Diplomat, a global investment boutique & advisory firm. With a focus on international deal transactions, negotiations & due diligence - Venture Diplomat is centered around three pillars: Stakeholder Diplomacy, Deal Access and Sino Ventures.