Linda Carobbi

Linda Carobbi has been working for Savino Del Bene S.p.A.  www.savinodelbene.com  (International Freight Forwarder headquartered in Florence, Italy  with a global turnover of over 1.5 billion Euros) for 20 years, where she currently holds the role of Corporate Director Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Vertical  Market.  In this role, Linda coordinates and supports a team of worldwide people specialized in the logistic and international air/ocean shipments of fruit / perishable in the world.

She has a University Degree in Business Economy from Florence University, and an Executive MBA from Bologna Business School. 

She is co-founder of Italian Association Women for Fresh Produce  (http://donneortofrutta.org/it/), and EU President / Member of Board of Directors of Global Women Fresh (www.globalwomenfresh.com) . 

She deeply loves the fresh produce sector, and has a wide view of global logistic issues both ocean and air.  Linda  usually attends the most important fresh fruit events in the world. 

She also is Digital Innovation Manager certified with Bureau Veritas. Being so in love with food and fresh in the world, she also attended two courses for Food Travel&Tourism Management, and she is now also involved in a special project combining Agrifood Travel /  Destination Management / Augmented Reality. 

Linda currently lives in Florence in Italy, where she loves to enjoy the city with her bike.  Linda enjoys traveling the world (she also is an International Tour Leader for group travels), reading, cinema and theaters, playing sports, eating and staying  healthy.