Andrea Ciccolini is new vice president and chief information officer of Whirlpool Emea, reporting to Esther Berrozpe Galindo, president of Whirlpool Emea. Before this role, Ciccolini was CIO of Patterson Medical in the United States. As IT responsible at global level, he has contributed to the realization of a completely new and cutting-edge IT infrastructure. For 15 years he has held important roles in the IT field at international companies such as Hospira and Federal-Mogul. “I’m honored to join the Whirlpool Emea team and provide my skills and my experience to help overcome the digital challenges that this sector requires – said Andrea Ciccolini -. Internet of Things, Big Data, Advanced Analytics and Cloud Computing are changing quickly the traditional paradigms, and this revolution invites us to consider the potential that the digital technology offers us to make more and more competitive Whirlpool Emea”.