Giovanni Pacini

Global Director Digital Industrial Operations


Giovanni Pacini faces the exciting challenge to transform digitally Electrolux plants and supply chain. He landed in his current role after touching many harbors in his cruise: starting in Ferrari and then moving to University researching on innovation and knowledge transfer, then to consulting building his background in Lean Six Sigma, and leading for 10+ years projects in Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, Oil & Gas and White Goods. After being Head of Supply Chain for a distressed mid-size company during a complete turnaround, he joined McKinsey to launch an internal startup unit focused on real implementation of company transformations, leveraging his experience in Strategy and Operational Excellence. During this journey, he started investigating new digital technologies in 2013 as the natural evolution of the basic lean toolbox. Now his passion is leading a true people enhancement through digital technologies, unlocking new opportunities for a healthier and easier working life for his 30.000 colleagues in industrial operations.