Massimo Garavaglia (1966) was appointed President Western Europe in June 2009 and is a member of the Executive Committee of Barry Callebaut AG. Prior to this, he served for three years as President for the Region Americas.
From 1990 to 1992, Massimo Garavaglia was sales manager for an Italian food products importer. He joined Callebaut Italy S.p.A. in 1992 as the country manager for Italy. After the merger between Callebaut and Cacao Barry in 1996, he was Barry Callebaut’s country manager in Italy until 2003. From 2003 until September 2004, he headed the region consisting of the Mediterranean Countries/Middle East/Eastern Europe. From September 2004 until 2006, he was President Food Manufacturers.
Massimo Garavaglia holds a Master’s degree in Economics and Business Administration from Bocconi University, Milan.