Dr. Mantovani began his career after completing a law from the University of
Bologna in 1982 followed by an MBA from the Consorzio Universitario per gli
Studi di Organizzazione Aziendale in 1985. His first post was with the Ente
Autonomo Fiere di Verona (Verona Fair). Since 2001, Dr. Mantovani has been
the CEO of Ente Autonomo Fiere di Verona and Vice President of European
Major Exhibition Center Association (EMECA). Dr. Mantovani also sits on
several boards, including Tua Assicurazioni S.p.A.(Cattolica Assicurazioni
Group) since 2002 and Fondazione Cattolica Assicurazioni since 2006. Dr.
Mantovani is also Vice President of the Associazione Esposizioni e Fiere Italiane
- AEFI (Association of Italian Exhibitions and Trade Fairs) since 2006 and Vice
President of EMECA, European Major Exhibition Centres Association since 2008.