Italian Manni Group has announced the sudden death of Mr Giuseppe Manni, Chairman of Holding Panfin. A far-sighted entrepreneur, he has transformed the business founded by his father in 1945 in Verona into an international industrial reality. Today Manni Group is active in the steel industry and consists of over 1,200 people in 6 countries. Mr Giuseppe Manni has distinguished himself not only for his managerial skills, but also for his philanthropic commitment, in the cultural field through collaborations with universities, institutions, associations and professional orders for the dissemination of art and culture in Italy and in the world; and social, summarized by the Brain Research Foundation Verona Onlus – Research Foundation on Brain Diseases, which he founded in 2010. In a recent interview in March, Mr Giuseppe Manni had left this reflection on the generational transition: "The orientation to "continuous growth", which has characterized the intense work of my 63 years lived between emotions and difficulties, is added to the satisfaction of obtaining some results and, among all, the most important one: the support of my son Francesco [President Manni Group Spa]. I hope I have correctly passed on the baton to my son Francesco, so that he can overcome the challenges of his life and run in the wake traced by this story." Manni Group is an industrial reality in Verona with over 70 years of history that promotes innovation in the processing and use of steel in its widest applications.It offers products, solutions and skills for the world of dry construction, promoting new scenarios to overcome energy waste and polluting emissions of the existing real estate stock, helping Real Estate and Design studios to achieve a high value of the project thanks to environmental ethical principles and knowledge of building.