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American Business Group Milan

Speaker for March 2013 Lunch

Luca Colombo

Luca ColomboLuca Colombo joined Facebook Italy as Country Manager in 2010. He leads the Italian team, based in Milan, in charge of planning and management of activities pertinent to this market. With more than 618 million daily active users (as of 12/2012) from across the world, of which 21 million are in Italy, Facebook has became a unique marketing tool for communicating in a simple and direct way with highly defined targets and for raising the level of engagement with a company's audience.

Prior to Facebook, Colombo worked at Microsoft, as Sales Advertising Director of the Consumer & Online division and as Marketing Director for the Online division. Later he become Consumer and Online Marketing Officer for Microsoft Italy, developing strategies and activities to expand the use of online services and the adoption of products such as Windows and Windows Phone.

Luca also worked at Mondadori Information Technology Education as Business Development Manager.

Luca holds a degree in Electronic Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano.

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