Giorgio Basso is a part-time Master Professor at Bocconi University (Milan) and at the Business Management Faculty of the University of Turin. His remarkable professional background includes responsibilities in several Fashion & Design Oriented international companies. He was Director of Marketing and Communication with Fila Sport (1980/87); Director of Marketing, Product and Communication with the Luxottica Group (Persol - 1987/95); Director of Marketing and Sales with Zegna (Versace Collection – 1995/99). In the year 2000, he established Versace Sport (Division Director until 2005). After working as an advisor with Lisar S.p.A. (full-contract interiors supplier of Ferrari, Versace, Luis Vuitton, Swatch, Canali, etc.), he started cooperating with Glocal Design.