The SIAD Group has been recognised as a Bergamo-based business success story with an accolade from the Scientific Committee of ‘Industria Felix – Competitive Lombardy’.

SIAD received the award on 23rdJanuary in Milan at the headquarters of the Lombardy Region, Palazzo Lombardia.

It received the High Budgetary Award as ‘the best company with an international vocation in the province of Bergamo for its management performance and financial reliability’.

The prestigious award, presented to SIAD General Manager Giangiacomo Caldara (pictured below), was received for the excellent management performance according to the Scientific Committee of ‘Industria Felix – Competitive Lombardy’ – an award that has now reached its fourth edition.

SIAD was first selected according to an objective budget algorithm, and then chosen among the best in Italy. In collaboration with the Cerved Group Studies Office, the Scientific Committee analysed almost 33,000 limited companies with registered offices in Lombardy and revenues of between €2m and €13.9bn; companies that produced a combined turnover of €962bn, an increase of 7.8% compared to the previous year.


Source: SIAD

The SIAD Group is one of Italy’s leading chemical groups with a production value of €674m in 2018, 70,000 customers worldwide and almost 2,000 employees.

Founded in Bergamo in 1927, with Roberto Sestini as Chairman and Bernardo Sestini as CEO, SIAD boasts a solid tradition and experience and has diversified into different geographical areas and sectors over time, while keeping the organisation both flexible and dynamic.