Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools

September 07 - 08th

Milan, Palazzo Mezzanotte

Questo sito fa uso di cookies, i cookies consentono una gamma di funzionalità che migliorano la tua fruizione del sito. Utilizzando il sito, l'utente accetta l'uso dei cookie in conformità con le nostre linee guida. Per saperne di più clicca qui.



President, Sistema Moda Italia

He was born in 1962 in Busto Arsizio (near Varese), where he still lives with his wife and son.

He has a degree in Political and Social Sciences from UCSC in Milan and complemented his academic education with practical experience during internships at Fin Novaceta SpA (part of the Snia Fibre group) and the head office of the Credito Varesino bank (which has now been taken over by the UBI Banca group’s Banca Popolare di Bergamo).

He is a Director of his family’s companies (Gaspare Tronconi SpA, Gaspare Tronconi Industriale Srl, Beppetex Srl, Gaspare Tronconi Technologies Srl and Ternate Coating Srl) in the Varese area, which mainly work in the textiles industry. Their activities range from finishing cotton fabrics to marketing them, especially for use in clothing.

He is a very active representative of his industry, with roles in trade associations and a range of positions on a local, national and European level.

He is currently the Chairman of SMI – Sistema Moda Italia, the Italian Textiles and Fashion Federation, which is part of the Confindustria network of employers organizations. From 2007 to 2008, he was the President of EURATEX, the European Apparel and Textile Confederation in Brussels. In addition, he is a member of the Board of Confindustria. Since July 2012, he has been part of the board of directors of SIMEST SpA.

Furthermore, he is the author of a number of publications about the Textiles industry and numerous articles in specialist magazines and national newspapers.