Alfredo Maglione

Engineer, Entrepreneur, founder of Optoelectronics Italy Srl (known as Optoi) electronic, microelectronic and sensors company set up in Trento in 1995 as the first spin-off of the IRST research centre (known as FBK). Innovator, expert and passionate in creating innovative products and technology start-ups fostering development and progress in the biomedical, environmental, industrial field, with concrete economic and social consequences.

In collaboration with other national and international companies and entrepreneurs, is devoted to building an innovative ecosystem and promotes the creation of start-ups and new companies into joint-ventures. Founder and President of Industrio Ventures, private accelerator of industrial high-tech start-ups producing smart hardware products, to promote the manufacturing sector and the Made in Italy, with special focus on mechatronics, i.e. the IoT evolution, and Industry 4.0.

Director of various companies of the Optoi Group, specializing in innovative products, problem solving skills, and custom application solutions in industrial automation, biomedical, environmental monitoring and quality of life. Member of the Board of Directors of various territorial companies such as Habitech in Green field, and ISA, in the financial sector. Member of the General Council of Confindustria Trento and President of the Innovative and Technological Services section.

Andrea Scaramuzza

Entrepreneur and founder of Optoelectronics Italy Srl, innovator and always committed to the systemic integration of microelectronic, electronic, optical and mechanical sensors.

For many years partner and CEO of Eltra SpA, Italian leading company of sensors. Has started the process of internationalization and the opening of foreign production and commercial subsidiaries in China and other Asian countries, South America, United States, and Eastern Europe. Has conducted the acquisition process from an Italian investment fund and then the next acquisition of Eltra in the Avago-Broadcom group still remaining CEO and dealing with the integration with other multinational companies.

Then the step towards the foundation of Optoi Group in his quality of director of various companies. Provides technical, managerial and international expertise inside the group supporting the consolidated companies and committing himself in developing new opportunities and synergies. The goal is to create high-tech and sustainable companies from an economical and eco-social viewpoint, also involving own employees and new global partners.

Shares with Eng. Maglione the willingness to direct enterprising young men to self-employment, in order to team up and generate added value to the group. The mission is to create synergies thereby extending the relational and commercial networks that will benefit all the group companies. The ability to work with different people and cultures allows us to understand needs and satisfy them, acquire new technologies and business models that can be integrated into the companies in various countries of the world where we are or will be operative.