Ceramica Fondovalle appoints new CEO


Change in top management at the historic Italian brand. Chairman Maurizio Baraldi names Massimo Barbari as his successor to lead the company

In December, Massimo Barbari was appointed the new CEO of Ceramica Fondovalle, a highly reputed ceramic tile manufacturer based in Torre Maina (Modena) and one of the best known brands in the porcelain tile segment. He took over from Chairman Maurizio Baraldi, who was at the helm of the company for 30 years.

Barbari has many years of experience in the ceramic industry and has gained exceptional managerial skills working in a variety of executive roles. He accepted the appointment enthusiastically and is confident that he will be able to make a concrete contribution to the company’s further development and continue the process of business innovation.

In recent years, Ceramica Fondovalle has pursued a process of research, technological innovation and the creation of cutting-edge products under Maurizio Baraldi’s leadership. “I am honoured to have been able to lead the company for 30 years and proud of what we have achieved,” said Baraldi. “I wish Massimo every success in his work and I am certain that his exceptional commitment and professionalism will enable him to pursue outstanding projects.”