General Manager FTO
Gabriele Milani is national director of Fto, a young and innovative association that represents the entire organised tourism chain and whose members include many leading companies in the Italian tourism market. He is also general manager of a consortium company that operates as a guarantee fund for tour operators and travel agencies.
He graduated from the University of Pisa in Economics and began his career with the audit firm Arthur Andersen. He then spent 14 years with the Autogrill Group, the multinational catering company based in Italy that operates in airports, motorways and railway stations, where he held the roles of CFO, sales manager and COO. From 2013 to 2016 he took on two prestigious positions for the city of Milan as F&B manager of Expo Milano and project leader of the new Casa Milan headquarters.
He recently contributed his support and experience gained in Milan to the preparatory work of the Russell Partnership Collection team, F&B strategic consultant for Expo 2020 Dubai.