President of Coop Italia
Marco Pedroni, 58 years old, from Reggio Emilia. A graduate in Economics at the University of Modena, he works for several years in the field of industrial economy research and training.
He starts working at Coop Consumatori Nordest in 1992, with various responsibilities (human resources, control, marketing) before being elected President of the Cooperative, post he holds for 12 years, until 2013. A former Member of the Board of Unipol, and President of Finsoe, the cooperatives-owned company which controls Unipol. From 2014 to 2017 he has been President of GS1 Italia – Indicod ECR and of Coopernic, European Cooperative Central, whose partners are Coop Italia, Leclerc, Ahold-Delhaize and Rewe.
From 2013 he is President of Coop Italia.