Key People

Lorenzo Mondo
Founder & Group CEO
Born in Asti (Piedmont) on 25 November, 1973, he is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of STAR7.
He has been responsible for the management and strategic development of the company since it was established in 2000 as the Italian branch of STAR Group for translation services. Following degrees in Philosophy and in Environmental Engineering, more than 20 years experience at the helm of the company have helped him transform it from a pure language service provider to a single global source of services for the creation and management of the entire product information and content life cycle, across all sectors and end markets.
Lorenzo Mondo
Matteo Gera
General Manager
Born in Ivrea (Piedmont) on 8 May, 1970, he graduated in Industrial Engineering at Turin’s Politecnico University and throughout his career he has developed expertise in an international environment. He has considerable experience in heading up sales teams, management and business development and has acted as chief executive officer and regional managing director for leading companies in the automotive, rail, aerospace and defence and energy sectors. He joined STAR7 in 2021 and leads on operations and the Group’s global business and strategic evolution.
Matteo Gera
Paolo Castagno
Chief Financial Officer
Born in Turin on 8 February, 1965, following a degree in Economics and Commerce with Management he has built his career through roles in administration, finance and auditing within large international manufacturing groups, such as Cartiere Burgo, Cebi, San Valeriano and Sinterama, where he worked in management roles.
He joined STAR7 in 2018 and leads on the company’s financial monitoring, strategy and planning.
Paolo Castagno
Piera Alasia
Chief Marketing Officer
Born on 24 November, 1978 in Carmagnola (Piedmont). After a master’s degree in Journalism and Mass Media from the University of Turin, she began her professional career in France. Having returned to Italy, she gained further experience in international communication agencies and consultancy firms, where she worked first on concept design and digital strategy before moving on to the management, development and oversight of omni-channel brand strategies for large multinational companies, particularly in the fashion and luxury, food and beverage and automotive sectors. She joined STAR7 in 2019 and is responsible for all brand marketing and communication in Italy and abroad.
Piera Alasia
Francesca Nicola
Executive Assistant to CEO
Born on 3 December, 1983 in Tortona (Piedmont), after gaining a master's degree in Literary and Technical-Scientific Translation she took up her first role at STAR7 14 years ago as Project Manager before becoming Team Leader in the Language Services division. She continued her career at STAR7 Group by taking on a more commercial role, as Business Development Manager. She became executive assistant to the Chief Executive Officer at STAR7 four years ago and plays a key role in supporting management and decision-making processes.
Francesca Nicola