Based in Milan, Alarico Allegri is active in Egon Zehnder’s Industrial and Digital practices. He is a valued advisor to clients, leveraging his deep management and consulting experience across the industrial, mobility, and digital sectors to help them drive their sales and growth. Having lived in six countries and worked in over 20, Alarico possesses first-hand familiarity with international business conditions.
When the right candidate fills the right position, it generates a spark that spreads throughout the organization and contagiously inspires others. Unlocking this spark is what energizes me.
Before joining Egon Zehnder, Alarico was a Principal at Amazon Web Services, advising European businesses on how to transform their business models by leveraging the cloud. Prior to that he served as the CEO of MRX Technologies, a Perth, Australia-based company that develops systems for the railway industry, overseeing its turnaround, scaleup, international expansion, and subsequent integration into the Siemens Group. Earlier, Alarico worked as a project leader at Siemens Advanta Consulting, advising top management on strategy and turnarounds to drive growth. He began his career at Protiviti advising blue chip clients across Europe, Africa, and North America on corporate governance, internal audit, and risk management. Over the years, Alarico has also served on two boards of directors.
Alarico earned a B.B.A. in business and managerial economics from Carlo Cattaneo University, an MS (cum laude) in economics and social sciences from Bocconi University, and an MBA from the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) before graduating from the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD). He actively mentors master graduates, MBA candidates, and entrepreneurs. Married with two children, Alarico enjoys running, fixed-gear biking, free diving, and rowing.