Mauro is Director of Sustainable Businesses in the European Confederation of the Textile and Apparel industry. In addition to his responsibilities in EURATEX management, he is in charge of the policy area addressing chemicals, resources efficiency, circularity, climate change and sustainable supply chains. Graduated cum laude in Political Sciences with specialization in Politics and Economics at the University of Catania, Italy. Joining EURATEX in 2004 he worked in consulting, industrial research and the European Commission. Italian, is also speaks English, French and German.