Giorgio Calculli Takes Helm At ACIMIT
Giorgio Calculli has been appointed as the new managing director of ACIMIT, the Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers. He is a law graduate with a Master’s degree in training and employment policies and has been a part of ACIMIT since 2006, serving as the head of the Association’s training, internal relations, and technical department. Calculli takes over the role of ACIMIT managing director from Federico Pellegata, who, after managing the Association for 25 years, has been appointed as the CEO of ACIMIT Servizi srl. This company was established by ACIMIT to provide services in support of associated member companies and promote the Italian textile machinery industry in Italy and abroad.
Federico Pellegata expressed his gratitude for the enriching experience he had during his time as ACIMIT managing director and stated his commitment to continuing to promote the Italian textile machinery sector in his new role as CEO of ACIMIT Servizi. He emphasized his dedication to ensuring that ITMA, the world’s primary textile machinery trade fair, continues to be a representative showcase for the success of Italian manufacturers in the sector, as demonstrated in the 2015 and 2023 editions of the exhibition held in Italy.
ACIMIT’s new managing director, Giorgio Calculli, thanked the ACIMIT Board for his appointment and the opportunity to build upon the work of Federico Pellegata. He pledged to work on expanding the membership base and ensuring that member companies receive maximum support from the Association in their business activities.