Laura Donnini

CEO | Board Member |Team Leadership | Innovation | Strategy & Execution | Business Development & Turnaround ✔ Publishing

NEL CONSIGLIO DI AMMINISTRAZIONE DI

AMPLIFON

PINKO

RIEPILOGO

Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director for Companies and Business units of leading global Groups in Book Publishing, Media, Education and FMCG. Independent Board Member, part of Audit & Sustainability Committee, Nominee & Remuneration Committee. Currently Managing Director & Publisher of HarperCollins Italia, Independent Board Member in Amplifon and Pinko. - Business leadership of medium sized businesses in different categories and countries, including business turn-around. Strategic plan definition and execution with value generation for shareholders and solid track record of consistent growth in sales, profit and cash generation. 13 years of experience in beauty & personal care; food, household products. 17 years in Book Publishing, leading several Trade imprints in fiction & non fiction, children and illustrated books; K12 higher Education. - Local and International business development: B2C Product portfolio management, M&A, geographic expansion (Europe & USA), B2B and B2C exploiting digital technologies. - Brand Marketing & Communication: ability to create a story about a brand and consistently communicate it through all touch points through WOM as well as cross-media campaigns - Omni-channel strategy: sales and distribution expertise at Retail (mass merchants, bookstores, kiosks) and E-commerce; lead flagship stores revamping with digital signage. - Digital transformation and strategy: product / channel development, CRM and data analytics, web and social media communication, organizations set up and cultural transformation - Corporate governance - People leadership and relations building . Passionate, curious and open leader with a recognized ability to create and motivate diverse teams. Change agent , managed creative talents, celebrities and authors by using both “ right and left brain”. Able to create consensus of different stakeholders around a single vision. Collaborative, inclusive and influencer. Keynote speaker.