Birth and Mission
Fondazione Ermenegildo Zegna aims to collaborate in creating a better future for the next generations. Inspired by the ethics that guided the founder of the Lanificio since 1910, the third generation of the family created the foundation in 2000 to give continuity to the received philanthropic heritage.
The Organs of Fondazione Ermenegildo Zegna ETS are:
– the Board of Directors;
– the President and Vice President;
– the Control Body;
– the Executive Committee.
The President of Fondazione Ermenegildo Zegna ETS is Anna Zegna, Vice President Renata Zegna, and the Board of Directors includes other members of the family and external members.
HOW WE DO WORK
Partner and projects are selected based on criteria of transparency, ethics, and quality. Depending on the nature of the projects, the Zegna Foundation provides either pure philanthropic funding or development funds inspired by the principle of self-sustainability.