Gianbattista Vittorioso has been Leonardo’s Communication Director since November 5, 2019.
He holds a degree in International and Diplomatic Sciences, specialising in International Relations, and has also obtained a master’s degree in International Affairs from the Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI) and a Diploma in Higher Studies in Defence at the Centre for Higher Defence Studies.
Vittorioso began his career at the United Nations headquarters in New York. In 2006 he joined the International Governmental Relations team at Finmeccanica, today Leonardo. In July 2012 he assumed responsibility for this function, building on a path of professional growth which included providing marketing and communications support to the business. In 2013 he was appointed Chief of Staff to Leonardo’s Chairman Giovanni De Gennaro and, five years later, he was also called on to take on the role of Secretary to the Company’s Board of Directors.