Marco Pedroni, Reggiano, graduated in Economics at the University of Modena in the academic year 1984-85; for several years he worked in industrial economics research and post-graduate training at IFOA.
He joined Coop Consumatori Nordest in 1992 and held various positions (personnel, control, commercial) before being appointed Chairman of the Cooperative, a position he held from 2001 to 2013.
He has been director of Unipol and President of Finsoe. From 2014 to 2017, he was Chairman of GS1 Italia – Indicod ECR and of Coopernic, the European Cooperative Central that aggregates Coop Italia, Leclerc, Ahold-Delhaize and Rewe.
Since 2013 he has been Chairman of Coop Italia, since 2020, he has been President of ADM, Associazione Distribuzione Moderna and, since December 2020, he has been President of ANCC_Coop.