Our Executive Board - chaired by Lucio de Risi, the founder of MEGA - is responsible for setting our company’s strategy and making sure it is implemented according to plan.
Lucio de Risi
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Chairman of the Executive Board
As the founder of MEGA International, Lucio de Risi leads the company with a particular focus on driving international business development. He has a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Politecnico University in Naples and a Master's Degree in Computer Science from the University of Pennsylvania.
Vice President, Research and Development
Before joining MEGA, Philippe Bobo was the CIO of InfoPro Communications and Head of R&D at its software vendor division. He has founded two software companies and served as project manager for both Alcatel Space and IBM. Philippe has also worked in similar positions at other companies. Philippe has an engineering degree from SupAero and an MBA from HEC business school.
Vice President, Marketing
Robert Raiola has over 20 years of experience in managing and leading sales and marketing teams in the high tech sector. After spending 10 years at Microsoft France, where he held several sales management positions, he joined Adobe, where for eight years he managed marketing operations for the French region. His success there led to the expanded role of managing the EMEA marketing teams. Before joining MEGA, Robert directed EMEA’s marketing at Brightcove, a US-based cloud solution vendor. During this period, Brightcove doubled its revenue and was successfully introduced on the NASDAQ. Robert has a master’s degree in economics from the Paris Dauphine University.
Vice President, North American Operations
Dan Hebda manages MEGA’s operations in the US and Canada, providing direction for business development, sales, consulting, and operations. His previous positions include Vice President of Technology for MEGA; owner and lead consultant at technology consulting firm Adestin, Inc.; and systems analyst/developer at Houghton Mifflin Company. Dan has a BS in Computer Science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
Vice President, France and French-speaking Operations
Ludovic Relandeau manages MEGA’s operations in France and French-speaking countries, providing direction for business development, sales, consulting, and operations. After setting up MEGA North America’s consulting practice, he was appointed Vice President of UK Operations in 2004.
Henri-Louis de Vilmorin
Vice President, Global Sales Management
Henri-Louis de Vilmorin has 16 years of experience with enterprise software companies such as Welcome Real-time and Cartesis (later acquired by Business Objects). He has a Master’s Degree in Management from Panthéon-Sorbonne University.
Vice President, Italian Operations
Renato Capanna manages MEGA’s operations in Italy, where he was formerly Consulting Director. Prior to joining MEGA, Renato held senior positions in large organizations such as Arthur Andersen and CRIF, where he oversaw the development of the operational consulting department. He has also served as Chief of the Organizational & Business Continuity department for Neos Banca, and was the founder and owner of a consulting firm for two years.