Vice President Procurement and Cost Leadership, Whirlpool EMEA

Alessandro joined Whirlpool Corporation in 1995. During his first three years with the company he held a number of procurement positions at Whirlpool EMEA.

In 1999, Alessandro moved to Whirlpool South America and was based in Sao Paulo for two years where he held a commodity manager role.  He moved back to Whirlpool EMEA as Procurement Director and in 2003 took on a global role as Global Procurement Director, Strategic Commodity Management.  In 2005, Alessandro completed a one-year assignment in Shanghai where he was Senior Director Procurement Asia, responsible for the procurement operations in China and India. Back in Italy, in 2007 Alessandro was appointed Vice President Procurement EMEA and in 2010 he was appointed Vice President Products & Brands.
In October 2013, Alessandro returned to procurement as Vice President Procurement & Cost Leadership and is responsible for all procurement operations in EMEA.

Alessandro is a graduate from Politecnico Milano with an Electronics Engineering degree.