After 12 years of service to FEP, the European Federation of the Parquet Industry, Lars Gunnar Andersen announced his resignation from his position of Chairman at the 65th FEP General Assembly held online on 10 June 2021. The General Assembly of FEP has taken the unanimous decision to nominate Lorenzo Onofri as his successor.
“These 12 years were a very interesting journey in an exciting sector with a stable, respected and influential federation,” commented Andersen. He congratulated the in-coming Chairman and added that he is “fully confident in the ability of Onofri to build on FEP’s success and activities”. Onofri will also be supported by a strong Board of Directors and Mrs Brose, FEP Managing Director.”
Onofri is 50 years old, and the CEO and Sales Manager of Stile Societá Cooperativa, an Italian company which is manufacturing solid and engineered hardwood floors. Between 2008 and 2014, he was President of the Italian wood floors Group in Edilegno of Federlegno Arredo. And, in 2018, he joined the Boards of Federlegno Arredo and of FEP. Onofri is graduated in Business and Economics from Pavia University.
Onofri thanks the FEP Board and members for the trust they are expressing and the opportunity they are giving to him.
“This honour is also a big responsibility and I’m looking forward to work in my new position at FEP with the support of all and the work done by Mr Andersen as an example,” said Onofri.