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Cantina Tollo: Gianluca Orsini is the new president

Gianluca Orsini is the new president of Cantina Tollo. 47 years old, he has belonged to the cooperative world for generations: he is in fact the nephew of the founding member Giovanni Orsini and son of Bruno Orsini, still a member of the Abruzzo reality. Orsini is Italretail Zucchetti area manager and succeeds Luciano Gagliardi, elected in 2022. Together with him, Nicola Cavuto, Giuseppe De Clerico, Matteo Di Giulio, Claudio Florindi, Sergio Girardi, Alessandro D’Onofrio, Carlo D’Urbano, Vasco Lapillo, Lorenzo Di Ciano, Graziano Primavera, Catia Puca and Pantaleone Remigio are part of the group’s Board of Directors.

Who is Gianluca Orsini, the new president of Cantina Tollo

Cantina Tollo is among the most important and consolidated companies in the Italian wine sector and an absolute protagonist in Abruzzo. It has 620 members for 2500 hectares mostly cultivated with native Abruzzo varieties such as Montepulciano, Trebbiano, Pecorino, Passerina, Maiolica and Cococciola.

The annual production is 18 million bottles, while the consolidated turnover of the last financial year is equal to 49.9 million euros, with a strong increase in the export quota, which marked a +18.4%, mainly affecting the markets of Russia, Germany, Canada, the Netherlands and France.

Who is Gianluca Orsini, the new president of Cantina Tollo: 47 years old, he has belonged to the Abruzzo cooperative world for generations.

Today the mandate of the new president Gianluca Orsini opens, who succeeds Luciano Gagliardi, elected in 2022. A well-known face for the Abruzzo group, that of the new number one: nephew of the founding member Giovanni Orsini and son of Bruno Orsini, still a member of the Theatian reality.

“I thank the outgoing president, Luciano Gagliardi, and the entire Board of Directors for their commitment in a complicated moment for the wine world”, Orsini’s words after the appointment, tracing the lines of what will be the future of the Cantina Tollo.

“In the coming years the objective is to bring the social base even closer, involving them in all the activities carried out by the cooperative and making the most of our wines to convey their quality to the consumer and the reference markets. All this, thanks to the excellent work of the staff and professionalism of Cantina Tollo, will allow us to face the challenges that the market will pose to us in the future. We will also be ready to collaborate with all cooperatives like ours, local and otherwise, because only by joining forces will we be able to give value to the Abruzzo and Italian territory”.