“Fashion is a story which starts from agriculture and ends with communication”.

Due to her experience, she is considered one of the leading experts in the global luxury and made in Italy market. She has participated in government missions in the United Arab Emirates and China as a representative of Italian high fashion and is often invited to give Italian Style lectures.

Former vice president of AltaRoma SpA, Valeria Mangani is founder and CEO of Made in Italy Luxury 4.0, a platform aiming to introduce Italian SMEs in some foreign markets.

A Delegate of the International Woman Alliance to various UN organizations, she is also president of Sustainable Fashion Innovation Society. SFIS is a non profit association which has organized this year Phygital Sustainablity Expo, the first event in Italy dedicated to the ecological transition of the fashion and design system through digital innovation.