Gabriele Miliani

Consultant

Gabriele Miliani

Gabriele graduated from University of Pisa with an MSc in Economics and commenced his career as a senior auditor with Arthur Andersen. He then spent 14 years with Autogrill Spa, the Italian-based multinational catering company operating at airports, motorways and railway stations, where he held the roles of Sales Director and Chief Central Operations Officer.

Gabriele then joined Expo 2015 Milano, where he was the food and beverage Manager responsible for defining the food and beverage Strategy for the 6-month event and executing the sponsorship and tender process with multiple caterers and events companies.

More recently, Gabriele has held the role of Real Estate and Facility Manager at Casa Milan, the HQ, offices, museum and destination building of AC Milan. Other roles include CFO and Board Member for an Italian architectural structure company and General Manager for a start-up company operating as a guarantee fund within the Italian tourism market.

Gabriele has been contributing support and expertise as part of Russell Partnership Collection team working to ensure Expo 2020 Dubai plan and deliver an exceptional culinary experience for all 25 million visitors, in particular with the precious transfer of knowledge and application of the lessons learnt in Milan 2015.

Gabriele’s experience in key positions within diverse business sectors, from finance to operations, has allowed him to increase the strategic vision of the processes and those transferable skills necessary to navigate complex businesses such as a World Expo.

Team

David Russell

David Russell

Founder and Chairman

Michelle Harbour

Michelle Harbour

Office of the Chairman

Darren Moore

Country Director (United Arab Emirates)

Peter Lucas

Executive Director

PeterRussell

Peter Russell

Operations Director

James Nichols

Consultant

David Barry

Consultant

James Johnson

Consultant

Gary Marshall

Consultant

James Stanley

Consultant

Charlotte Harbour

Head of Innovations

Caroline Hawkins

Caroline Hawkins

Consultant

Laurence McCarthy

Consultant

Kirsty Stanley-Hughes

KSH Managing Director

Sue Creed

Consultant

Neil Johnson

Consultant

Neil Stratton

Consultant

Sian Kingsman

Administrator

Gemma Margetson

Administrative Lead

Chris Orme

Operations Manager

Cherrelle Wallace

Finance

Janine Ramsay

Interior Design Consultant

Chris Royle

Project Analyst

Nicola Lafford

Finance

Heidi Anaya

Head of Education

Anders Justenlund

Russell Partnership Technology Trainer

Hjalte Mansa

Russell Partnership Technology Trainer

John Fong

Russell Partnership Technology Trainer

James Ellerby

Russell Partnership Technology Trainer

Lynn Bruines

Russell Partnership Technology Trainer

Peter Starks

Ambassador

Joyce Ann Starks

Ambassador

Winnie

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Dotty

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