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In the wake of a prosperous May 2015 version of IPACK-IMA and with the transfer of the company’s share package from Centrexpo Spa to Fiera Milano Spa, Guido Corbella’s business office as CEO comes to an stop.

For forty a long time Corbella served as a foremost determine in the printing and packaging exhibition marketplace, 1st as Director of Associations of packing machine and UCIMA, and later as CEO of exhibition firms Centrexpo and Ipack-Ima. Corbella structured the first mission of Italian suppliers of printing machinery to China in 1979, extended in advance of that state founded regular business associations with the West.

Other initiatives bearing his signature include the launch of the vertical demonstrates affiliated to IPACK-IMA 2015—Dairytech,new technical, and Fruit Innovation (the final in partnership with Fiera Milano), the new Intralogistica Italia in partnership with Deutsche Messe, and the outstanding overall performance of Converflex, the exhibition of paper and changing equipment, held for the 1st time with no the classic blend with Grafitalia.

“I conclude my prolonged professional and human romantic relationship with the Acimga, Centrexpo, Ipack-Ima team with the gratification of obtaining reached the specialist objectives I experienced set for myself: the success of the reveals arranged by Ipack-Ima Spa last May well, which acquired unanimous appreciation from all our stakeholders, and the summary of the negotiations for the acquisition of Ipack-Ima Spa by Fiera Milano, one of the world’s most critical and experienced gamers in the exhibition market,” says Corbella.

“I hope whoever requires the helm will proceed down the road to improvement, which led IPACK-IMA to consolidate its purpose as a major exhibition, and that almost everything we started in the outstanding 2015 version may possibly continue on in the upcoming edition in 2018, strengthened and enhanced by the new shareholder,” he adds. “On my component, I have numerous many thanks to give: initially of all, to the workforce with whom I shared numerous effective a long time, all of my colleagues and collaborators to Italian and overseas exhibitors and to the reps of organizations and institutions, with whom I dialogued and cooperated over these long a long time, for the duration of which we all gave our tiny contribution to the growth of this top-notch segment of the Italian industry.”