Alessandro Fagioli, president of Italian heavy lift and project logistics specialist Fagioli, passed away on March 22.

Alessandro Fagioli led the company for more than 60 years. Speaking on behalf of the board of directors, Fabio Belli, Fagioli’s ceo, said: “The Italian Tricolor… lighting up the new Genoa viaduct was one of the dreams of our beloved president Alessandro Fagioli, whom we all have known for his dedication, energy and foresight: a man who took the Fagioli Group to a global leadership position.

“A unique and charismatic person who will always remain in our hearts… he will continue to lead us with his extraordinary optimism towards new and more important goals."