DEERFIELD BEACH, FL - Dr. Giorgio Squinzi, CEO of the Mapei Group, has announced that Luigi Di Geso has been named President and CEO of Mapei Americas. Di Geso has been in the Mapei family for almost 10 years, most recently holding the position of the General Manager for Mapei, Inc. in Canada.
Di Geso joined Mapei, Inc. in October 2000 as the Regional Sales Manager for Eastern Canada and has held progressively responsible positions within the company, resulting in his promotion to General Manager of Mapei, Inc. in 2004. In that role, he managed all aspects of Canada’s business, including operations and sales functions, and had responsibility for overall profitability of Canada. Di Geso received his Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Concordia University, with a major in Marketing and a minor in Accounting.
There will be no changes in the organizational structure under Di Geso. He is supported by a well-integrated group of employees in Research and Development, Operations, Technical Services, Marketing and Sales.