Barbara Vecchietti

Barbara Vecchietti

After 18 years of career in multinational corporations, she leaves the business world to create “Food on the Road”, a successful and multi awarded start-up in the catering and restaurant industry. Over the years, she has developed a wide expertise in business management, human resources management, training, developing and motivating complex teams, quality certification, definition and development of diversity management policies. She worked in Procter & Gamble, Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson.

Barbara is Co- Founder and Vice President of EDGE – Excellence and Diversity by GLBT Executives – the first Italian lobby of professionals, entrepreneurs and GLBT managers for the recognition of richness in diversity. She is also Co-Founder and Member of the Board of Directors of the new born IGLBC – Italian GLBT Business Chamber.

Barbara lives and works in Rome with her wife Daniela and their beloved labrador.

Lesbians* in the workplace in Europe: the contribution we are when we’re out at work

Lesbian* Main Room, 3rd Floor

Workshop description: There are millions of lesbian, bisexual and transgender women across Europe. Most of them take active part in the labour market as employees, managers, freelancers or business owners. The purchasing power of lesbians* is immense yet the influence we can have on the workplace and society may not always be easily recognizable. Does […]