26 June 2006 — Cambridge (UK): Spicers has announced the appointment of Fabrizio Pistoni as managing director of its Italian business.
Pistoni, who has been MD of Corporate Express in Italy for the past 6 years, will start in his new position on 1 September.
Speaking about his new role, he said: "I am delighted to be joining Spicers Italy at this exciting time. Spicers has gained a great reputation for delivering excellent service in the Italian market in a relatively short space of time, and I look forward to continuing to grow the business by supporting local dealers in their own development."
Robert Baldrey, the European Finance and IT Director of Spicers, added: "We are extremely pleased that Fabrizio has agreed to join our company in Italy, and are confident that he will continue the good work done by Franco Villa and the Italian team. We wish him great success in his new role."