Curious, dreamer and very observing, Maurizio Rossi likes to understand people’s lifestyles, their local traditions and the influence of technology in our daily life.
Thanks to his relationship skills, he has been able to develop an important network of international relations.
Italian pioneer of startup business and Venture Capital, Maurizio is vice president of H-FARM and has over 10 years of experience in the startup world.
Between the 80’s and 90’s he worked in the fashion-footwear industry leading the internationalization of his family-run business Rossimoda, leader in the luxury footwear sector, later acquired by the LVMH Group. He then founded the Rossimoda’s division dedicated to the sport business, that produced and distributed famous brands like NoFear, Rusty, Spy Optics.
Between 2003 and 2004 he managed the launch of the Southern Europe and Mediterranean headquarters of yachtworld.com and boats.com, two of the main boat marketplaces in the world.
After becoming an offshore racing champion in the past, Maurizio is now busy running after his four children and H-FARM’s startuppers.