Giovanni Lanzone 1947, philosopher and consultant on innovation, design and business strategies, lives and works in Milan.
He has been a professional journalist since 1979. He is one of the founding members of Italia Patria della Bellezza, the cultural foundation that aims to enhance the talent of companies and the quality of Italian territories.
Together with Francesco Morace and Linda Gobbi, he wrote two books on these topics ("Il Talento dell'Impresa e "L'impresa del Talento"), that are the result of a long three-year research on the innovation and creativity of Italian companies.
He works with ARC, the research center of Università Cattolica in Milan, led by Mauro Magatti, on the issues of companies and the new role of the entrepreneur. Under ARC he participated in several research activities and wrote two books: "La nuova borghesia produttiva" and "Medie eccellenti" (2015/2017).
He has been Head of the Domus Academy's Business Design Master for five years with the purpose of disseminating the "character" of Italian SMEs to foreign students of economics and design.