About us

Immagine about us


A proactive US partner for Italian Companies to help them develop plans and succeed in the US market by:

  • PROVIDING a complete range of quality services

  • IDENTIFYING the perfect product

  • MANAGING the sales

The italian founders

Cristiano Villani


Mr. Villani is the current President and CEO of BRAVO. He has more than 20 years of experience in the Food & Beverage Industry (FMCG), holding executive positions (Managing Director, General Manager, Country Manager, Executive President, Director of Sales).

Areas of expertise for Mr. Villani include: Finance and Control, Sales and Marketing, and General Management. He has managed directly M&A operations, joint-ventures, start-up companies, and handled reorganization plans both in Italy and in an international context. He was based in Hungary for more than 8 years and has acquired a strong knowledge of both European and international markets such as CE Europa and USA.

In 2008 Mr. Villani managed the re-launch of the renowned Italian Brand POMI’ specialized in tomato sauce, and was President of the POMI’ USA Inc. Married, with two boys, he now lives in New York.

Leopoldo Iannarelli

LEOPOLDO Iannarelli

Mr. Iannarelli is one of the founders and Executive Vice President of BRAVO. Even though he holds a degree in Medicine, for more than 20 years Mr. Iannarelli’s area of expertise has focused in the food industry. The Italian company he founded LB1 Srl, currently manages a portfolio of products / companies (mainly Italian), with an export volume of 50 million USD.

Having worked and lived in various countries in Europe and as well in USA, Mr. Iannarelli has acquired a great knowledge and expertise in such markets. Married, with two boys, Mr. Iannarelli spends his time between Europe and United States.