Iterpro Makes Head Of Football Finance Appointment
AFC Fiorentina Head of Budgeting & Control joins Iterpro to develop intelligent financial tools for clubs.
Iterpro, the leader in sports data and intelligence, has announced the hire of Giulio Galiena as its Head of Football Finance. Galiena will be in charge of Iterpro’s financial strategic consultancy for clubs and the development of the administration management, this includes an analysis platform that provides detailed analysis of the financial decisions and actions derived from transfer market activity.
Prior to joining Iterpro, Galiena worked as Head of Budgeting & Controlling at ACF Fiorentina for over 5 years, prior to that he was a Business Consultant at Theorema. During this time he gained an array of experience and skills in the financials of the football industry.
Thanks to his previous experiences Giulio will lead the development of Iterpro’s finance tools and will power its services to help clubs to plan and utilise their finances in the most effective way and achieve a competitive edge.
Speaking about joining Iterpro Giulio, said: “I am very excited to start this new adventure with Iterpro. After several years working in a Football Club, I want to make my knowledge available to help develop more clubs and I see the Iterpro solution as a great way to enhance their clients.
“I strongly believe in this new challenge and I will do my best to get the best results for Iterpro. The product represents the future in the football industry, but I believe that the future is now.”
Marco Savino, CEO of Iterpro, added: “For the first time in the football industry history, Iterpro is trying to bridge the gap between the two main areas of a football club ecosystem: athletes’ performance & welfare management and club administration and finance.
“For this reason we have been looking at bringing on board an expert profile with a deep know-how of football finance, who will help us to power our revolutionary solution, taking it to the next level. Whilst also providing strategic consultancy for clubs’ top management. Giulio had a great industry reputation regarding his expert financial skills, however it was his passion for his work and relentless pursuit of excellence that fits perfectly with Iterpro’s mission.”
Iterpro was established in Italy in 2016 and it is now developing internationally. Among its clients there are AC Milan, Torino and Bologna. Currently one of the most pioneering companies in the football industry, Iterpro combines sport science and software engineering in a revolutionary intelligence system that integrates data from every football Club’s departments and turns them into actionable insights to make better decisions faster. As footballers are a fundamental asset, Iterpro turns technical decisions regarding their management into business strategies.