VP Women on Boards
Biography of Annalisa Gigante
Annalisa Gigante, Head of Women on Boards at European PWN, is Head of Product Launch at DSM.
Annalisa’s role will support DSM’s growth drive, by accelerating new product introductions and developing best practices for Innovation Commercialisation and Product Launch throughout DSM’s businesses, which span a variety of industries from nutrition and pharmaceuticals to performance materials and industrial chemicals. The group has annual sales of over EUR 8 billion and employs some 22,000 people worldwide.
During her career Annalisa has worked for Bain & Co and Monsanto in Marketing, Strategy and General Mangement.
She has recently spent five years working with the CEO and Executive Committee of Manpower Inc as Director, Global Strategy and Business Development, and serving as a member of Manpower’s eCommerce Board.
Annalisa is Venetian, holds a BA and MA hons from Cambridge University in Natural Sciences and an MBA from SDA Bocconi in Milan.
All articles of Annalisa Gigante
At the moment of writing this editorial, our next publication in the Women@Work series, 'Women on Boards – Moving Mountains', is being printed. Over the past few months, a ...
Annalisa presented a longer version of this article to Odlicnost Managerk, The Excellence of Women in Management conference 2006, held in Bled, Slovenia last year ...
Key stakeholders in Belgian society focused on the role and development of ‘active’ women at the Jump Forum held this April in Brussels. European PWN was there to lend a hand ...
During the WIN conference, Mirella Visser Vice President of European PWN, Marie-Claude Peyrache President of ParisPWN and myself, Annalisa Gigante, Head of the Women on boards ...