Alessandro Tedesco is an Italian-born hospitality, manufacturing, and operations expert with over two decades of experience. A stalwart in the procurement and supply chain industry, Tedesco is the Global Chief Operating Officer of febc, responsible for implementing daily operations, strategies and policies across the company’s 12 global offices.
Tedesco joined febc in 2012 where shortly after, he became the company’s Regional Director for the Middle East and Africa markets. In 2014, he was promoted to Global Chief Operating Officer and has since driven a global restructuring of febc, taking it from a project management company anchored in procurement, to an internationally acclaimed multimodal hospitality solutions enterprise.
At febc, Tedesco has designed and executed digital transformation through the automation of its proprietary procurement solution, to ensure transparency, efficiency, and quality control management throughout entire project life cycles. He spearheaded febc to achieve six global ISO Certifications, alongside overseeing internal efficiencies, including employee productivity and growth. Tedesco is pivotal in driving the company’s vision, operational strategy and recruitment policies, to build a highly inclusive company culture.
Tedesco’s experience in retail, hospitality and commercial sectors has enabled him to lucratively implement numerous productive and innovative measures at febc. His passion and dedication have placed the company on a clear course to deliver revolutionary solutions for the hospitality industry, identifying gaps within the market to take febc and its clients to the next phase.
Prior to joining febc, Tedesco was responsible for setting up the Middle East operations for Italian companies looking to enter and expand in the FF&E and contract supply segments.
Speaking at International Hospitality Investment Forum