Cefriel was founded in 1988 by universities, companies and local government bodies to encourage collaboration and the sharing of knowledge between the research world, businesses and society.
In a structured way.

Cefriel's two souls complement and enrich one another

SOUL

Sapiens

Cefriel is an enabler and scientific trusted advisor for the transparent and responsible use of digital technologies for a company’s sustainable growth and development. Cefriel’s nature, track record and independence are its guarantee.

SOUL

Faber

Cefriel has supported companies with digital innovation for over 30 years, from the design of products and services to their production, release and management, in a repeatable process that ensures a measurable, valuable impact.

ACTIVITY TYPES

Three complementary directions

  • Research

  • Innovation

  • Training

Research

Through its research, Cefriel acquires and develops solid skills that enable us to provide innovative solutions to all projects

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Innovation

Cefriel operates along the entire innovation cycle, with a distinctive multidisciplinary approach, contributing to the creation of useful solutions for public and private organizations

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Training

For more than 30 years, Cefriel has been running training courses to develop the digital culture and skills of young graduates, professionals, and managers

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SHAREHOLDERS AND GOVERNANCE

Independence and transparency

Cefriel is a unique group of public, private and institutional players, guaranteeing independence and transparency

CEFRIEL IN NUMBERS

30 +

YEARS OF INNOVATION

150 +

TEAM MEMBERS

3700 MQ

OFFICES, CLASSROOMS AND WORKSPACES

+15 Mln €

TOTAL ON THE MARKET, HALF OVERSEAS

3000 +

PROJECTS COMPLETED

100 +

SATISFIED CUSTOMERS
TEAM

Leadership Team

Stefano Venturi

President

Alfonso Fuggetta

CEO & Scientific Director
Cefriel

Full Professor
Politecnico di Milano

Cesare Colombo

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Giovanni Paltenghi

CHIEF SALES OFFICER

Maurizio Brioschi

BUSINESS PARTNER

Fabiano Cattaneo

CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER & SPECIAL PROJECTS

Paola Fumagalli

CHIEF ACCOUNTING OFFICER

Cinzia Giannini

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Roberta Letorio

CHIEF HUMAN CAPITAL OFFICER

Sonia Montegiove

HEAD OF MARKETING & COMMUNICATION

Laura Sfardini

HEAD OF CORPORATE GOVERNANCE - CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT​

GOVERNANCE

Board of Directors

Antonio Capone

Dean
Industrial Engineering
Politecnico di Milano


Mirella Cerutti

General Manager
SAS Institute Italia

Monica Coraluppi

Director
Chorus Call

Valerio De Molli

CEO
The European House
Ambrosetti

Giuseppina Di Foggia

CEO
Terna

Alfonso Fuggetta

CEO & Scientific Director
Cefriel

Full Professor
Politecnico di Milano

Paolo Pandozy

Consultant

Stefano Tubaro

Past department chair DEIB & Rector Delegate
Politecnico di Milano

Vice-President
Cefriel

Stefano Venturi

President
Cefriel

WHAT WE DO

Our know-how

Analytics & Artificial Intelligence

Cybersecurity

Digital Ecosystems

Knowledge Technologies

Product and Experience Design

Smart Industry Solutions

Software Architectures and Solutions

Sustainable & Responsible Innovation​​

Innovation Management