28 OCTOBER 2015

The University of Parma awards Giovanni Ferrero with a Master’s degree honoris causa

The University of Parma has conferred the Master’s degree honoris causa in Food Science and Technology to Giovanni Ferrero, CEO of Ferrero SpA, the biggest and most popular food company founded in Alba.
 "Giovanni Ferrero is an example of the general principles expressed in the Charter of the University of Parma and tenaciously pursued by us: captain of industry, with a European and multinational cultural attitude, success oriented, at the same time, fine intellectual rooted to his homeland, full of that spirit Langa which is a combination of passion, hard work and solidarity" said the Rector of the University, Loris Borghi.

Attended by the Ministry for Education Stefania Giannini, accompanied by the greetings of the Minister of Agriculture Maurizio Martina, Giovanni Ferrero has exhibited his keynote lecture in very a crowded day of celebration at the Center for Communication Studies and Archives, University of Parma.

Source: La Repubblica - National Newspaper