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Domenico Aiello – Director

Domenico has been dealing with management control and business organisation for SMEs since 2001. In recent years he gained experience in family business contexts and large corporations.

Since his graduation, he has always with great passion, tried to introduce the management control mentality in all the roles he has held to train and encourage entrepreneurs to manage their businesses consciously.

Domenico got a Master’s degree in Public Procurement Management from the University of Rome (2012) and a diploma of Bachelor of Economics from the University of Pisa (2000). He is a lifelong learner and constantly is expanding his knowledge in the domain of public procurement.

In 2018 he founded his consulting company, ConsulenzaPerImprese, providing consultancy to different companies, including Di Michele Management Consulting Firm (Florence), Cartiere Etruria Srl (Empoli), K solution Spa (Ed. Espresso-Pisa Group), and CLEA Spa (Olbia).

Domenico can help your business in the following fields:

  • Management control
  • Tax credit
  • Tenders
  • Administrative services
  • Legal Services
  • Facilitated Finance
  • Internationalization

In June 2022, he was awarded Knight of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem.


Avv Francesco Mussoni- Board member

Avv. Francesco Mussoni is a lawyer who graduated from the University of Bologna. He is a Sammarinese politician and was a Captain Regent of San Marino together with Stefano Palmieri from 1 October 2009 to 1 April 2010 and a second time together with Giacomo Simoncini from 1 October 2021 to 1 April 2022.

He is a co-founder of Avvocati e Notai Associati a law and notary firm set up in the Republic of San Marino with the specific aim of providing multidisciplinary assistance and consultancy.

Avv Mussoni can offer assistance for corporate operations
as per the following fields:

  • constitution of partnerships and corporations;
  • deeds of approval of the annual budget;
  • keeping corporate books, minutes of ordinary and extraordinary shareholders’ meetings and obligations;
  • administrative fulfilment for licensing, start of production;
  • extraordinary operations – merger, incorporation, dissolution, liquidations, transformation
  • consultancy on statutes and shareholder agreements.

In March 2010 Avv Mussoni received from Monaco Grand Cross of the Order of Saint-Charles.


James Card -Board member

James is the Director of Hewittcard, established in the UK as a Chartered Certified Accountant in the 1950s. Over that time, this firm has built a reputation for taking a robust commercial approach to accountancy services.

Whatever size your business, however, complex it is, James Card is your accountant. He and his team at  Hewittcard consistently deliver quality, proactive financial advice.

Hewittcard employs over 20 staff at its offices in Mansfield, offering a diverse range of specialisms, and every client is assigned a specific member of the team to manage their account.

James can help you with any queries about doing business in the UK as per the following fields:

  • Accounting
  • Audit
  • Tax Compliance
  • Growth Planning
  • Management Accounts
  • Corporate Finance
  • Tax Planning
  • Payroll, VAT & Bookkeeping
  • Business Systems

Avv Gerardo Aprovitolo- Board member

Avv Aprovitolo is a solicitor providing commercial, civil, company and property law services.

Gerardo is a qualified lawyer in both Italy and UK and is heading up the commercial department of ADL Solicitors Ltd, where he is a funding partner. He has 20 years of experience and has handled a wide range of private and corporate clients. He also oversees the recently established medical negligence and personal injury department at ADL.

Gerardo and ADL Solicitors Ltd can provide services in most legal sectors including:

  • ADR Arbitration and Mediation
  • Business Commercial, Company & Corporate Law
  • Computer Law, AI and Ethics
  • Contractual Drafting and Disputes
  • Data Protection Law, GDPR & Privacy
  • Employment Law, Redundancy & Dismissal
  • Financial Law and FinTech
  • Franchising
  • Health and Safety Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Internet and Hi-Tech Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution Law
  • Medical Law and Medical Professional Disputes
  • Professional Negligence and Claims
  • Space Law

Dr Maurizio Bragagni MBA, CDir FIoD, OBE- Board member

Chartered Director and Fellow Member of the Institute of Directors (IoD), Dr Maurizio Bragagni OBE now exercises his roles according to the IoD Code of Professional Conduct. Maurizio is keen to implement an appropriate governance structure within his organisation, accompanied by robust financial management and firm control of leadership and strategy. These are the competencies Maurizio brings to the Boards he participates in.

Maurizio is Chairman and CEO of Tratos Ltd, the manufacturing division of global cable maker Tratos Group, for which he has served as a board member since 2000. Tratos is an innovative international cable producer with factories in the UK and Italy, offices in five continents and customers worldwide, servicing the power, transport, shipping, communications and oil and gas industries. It is one of the world’s largest independent cable manufacturers and is involved in many high-profile and technologically-advanced global projects.

Italian-born Maurizio is based in the UK and has played a vital role in building the family business into a multinational success story, including leading the globalisation of the company’s manufacturing capabilities. A British citizen, he has a degree in Law from the University of Pisa and an MBA from London’s Cass Business School. He has been responsible for exponential growth at the company, winning government funding and investing heavily in facilities, employee development and technology.

With more than two decades of international business and presence in the five continents, Maurizio supports the UK Department for International Trade in establishing new agreements between the UK and other countries.  

As Consul of San Marino to the UK, he is making an immense contribution to promoting and nurturing friendly relations between the UK and San Marino, as well as sharpening his diplomatic and consular skills to the level of a global businessman.

In addition to his successful business career,  Maurizio has written several books on the importance of family business and sustainable development. He is a proud member of the Institute for Family Business (IFB). This interest has led to his appointment as an Honorary Senior Visiting Fellow of Management at the Bayes Business School, City University of London, where he concentrates his time on the study of sustainability strategy. He is also Visiting Professor at the Institute of Management and Leadership at the University of Bolton, developing leadership in challenging sustainable approaches and studying the contribution of private and public UK companies to the C02 net zero emissions commitment. 

In his limited free time, Maurizio is a loyal member of the Naval & Military In & Out Club, and a proud Freeman of the City of London, where Maurizio is a Founder of Liveryman of the Company of Communicators and involved in supporting charity initiatives.

Maurizio launched his foundation, Esharelife, founded on the principle of giving back to society and with a sole mission: sharing life in the digital era. The charity, recognised by the UK Charity Commission, is giving hope to women and children in some of the world’s most deprived regions through access to sustainable education. 

In recognition of his services and achievements to the UK business community and abroad, Maurizio was awarded Knight of the Italian Republic (OMRI) for business services to Italy.