Aurelio Regina


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Aurelio Regina Egon Zehnder, Rome


Aurelio Regina, based in Rome, focuses on executive search for communication, public affairs, and investor relations leaders. He is a trusted advisor in board consulting and leadership development for industrial as well as service sector clients.


Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Aurelio was Director of Corporate Affairs with Philip Morris Companies in Rome and President and Managing Director of the Italian Affiliate of Philip Morris Corporate Services Inc., where he managed all corporate matters in Italy related to the US conglomerate’s food and tobacco business. Previously, Aurelio was Manager of Communications and Relations with Public Institutions and Legislative Studies for Procter & Gamble Group in Rome, responsible for the Italian subsidiary’s corporate communications and public affairs.

Aurelio earned a BA in International Political Science at LUISS University in Rome, and a Master in Science and Technology of Law from the Instituto Superiore di Studi Legislativi in Rome. He served as Vice President for Economic Development of Confindustria, the Italian General Business Industry Association, and was previously President of the Industrialist Association of Rome and Lazio. Aurelio is also President of Foundation Music For Rome, a nonprofit which manages all the performances of the Auditorium in Rome and Executive Vice President of the Businessmen's Organisations of Capital Cities (OPCE).

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Comfort with Paradox

Most CEOs and boards name succession, both for the CEO and for business unit leaders, as their biggest strategic challenge. While this leadership challenge exists for every industry, it is particularly acute in the consumer sector, where many of the successive waves of disruption first hit.

consultant name

Aurelio Regina Egon Zehnder, Rome