Giovanni Simeone, CEO, founded Vianet after an extensive career in the IT industry – working as high-level executive and overseeing production and marketing operations for international and Italian companies (Capgemini, ENI, Alcatel, European Space Agency).
His responsibilities with Vianet include:

  • Budget definition, planning and control
  • Identifying potential business partners to explore new international markets
  • Supervising the quality assurance system according to the ISO 9001:2008 standard

Giovanni Simeone





Luca Simeone‘s trajectory crosses design management, interaction design, and design anthropology. He has conducted research activities in leading international centers (Harvard, MIT, and KTH Royal Institute of Technology), (co)authoring and (co)editing some 70 publications. Luca also works as a consultant for public and private organizations (the European Commission and the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research) in order to help define strategies, policies, and funding schemes to support strategic design approaches targeted to innovation. He is currently also affiliated with Aalborg University.
His responsibilities with Vianet include:

  • Defining the design strategy and the user experience for major clients
  • Managing both the creative and the developing processes
  • Leading the research activities

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