Michele Redi - Managing Director of IPC TOOLS

Michele Redi, is currently the managing director of IPC TOOLS, the division of IPC GROUP in which Euromop, Ready System and Pulex brands have been merged since July 2015.

He is a specialist and an expert in manual equipments for industrial and professional cleaning: as a matter of fact, once finished his studies, he immediately started working with his father in the family’s company Ready System, covering different positions up to President of the company in the year 2000.

His know-how, skills and international experience have led him to become the president of AFIDAMP, the Association of Italian companies producing machines, equipments , accessories and chemicals for professional cleaning and since this year also member of the ISSA European Council.

He will be thrilled to share with you his projects and new ideas: you can contact him at mredi@ready-system.com.

Roberto Berardi - Chairman of ETS (European Tissue Symposium)

Roberto Berardi is Chairman of ETS since 2005. He is Affiliate Professor of Marketing at the ESCP Europe Business School Turin Campus since the beginning of 2006, and he also runs occasionally branding courses in other ESCP campuses, like Paris, London, Madrid. He is a renowned expert in the tissue field.

His career as Product Manager of the Scottex Casa brand and subsequently as Sales, Logistics, Commercial Director, Managing Director of Scott Spain and then Managing Director of Scott Italy, has provided him with a first-hand understanding of the European Tissue industry. With Kimberly-Clark's acquisition of the Scott Company, he became Vice President for Southern Europe and then President for the European Family Care Business, based in London.

His role as Chairman of ETS today gives him a 360° view of the industry. Under his chairmanship, ETS has significantly increased its focus to promote paper tissue products, thanks to their unsurpassed hygiene properties, which were confirmed in a number of hi level scientific studies sponsored by ETS in the last years.


Dianna Steinbach, Director of Europe, Middle East, Africa Member Services for ISSA

Dianna Steinbach is the Director of Europe, Middle East, Africa Member Services for ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association.

She is based in Mainz, Germany and has been in the professional cleaning industry for 19 years, helping people identify new trends, strategically plan, develop business alliances, connect with customers and position themselves for the greatest success. Steinbach is passionate about helping companies to change the way customers value cleaning, helping them see it as an investment in human health, the environment and an improved bottom line.

Steinbach has conducted seminars and webinars for cleaning industry executives in the U.S., Africa, and Europe, as well as for the International Facility Management Association, National Facility Management & Technology and a variety of distributor, contract cleaning and facility management groups. She is the former owner of ClarityPoint consulting firm, as well as former editor of the U.S. industry publications Contracting Profits, Facility Cleaning Decisions and Sanitary Maintenance magazines.

She would be happy to learn more about your business and market insights: you can reach her at dianna@issa.com.

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