President & CEO, Bertani Domains
After earning a degree in Business and Economics from the University of Ca’ Foscari, Ettore Nicoletto immediately became fascinated by the world of wine, beginning his career at Casa Vinicola Zonin, where he held various positions, including Exports Director. In 2004, he moved over to the Santa Margherita Gruppo Vinicolo, where in 2005, he was appointed General Manager and then in 2008 became CEO. His goal was to grow the Group both organically and by acquiring new business. Nicoletto has also held numerous positions at relevant associations such as Italia del Vino, a consortium of the most influential Italian wineries, firstly as President and now as Vice President; he is Vice President of the Vini di Federvini Group; President of the Tutela Lugana DOC Consortium; and a Federdoc Board Member.