The association called International Association of Franchise Professionals – IAFP - is as non profit and a non political association which was established on March 18th 2012 in Paris Franchise Expo and permanent address in Rieti (Italy), torre C-4°piano, Centro Commerciale Perseo, regulated by Articles 36 of the Italian Civil Code.
BROCHURE: IAFP_Brand4Baltic 2013
First President, Chairman for Italy
With an outstanding business experience of over 20 years Mr. Federico Fiorentini is the Founder and General Manager of BRD Consulting. As a very successful entrepreneur, manager and business consultant he developed an extensive business communication network including hundreds of business contacts all over the world and is a very important reference point for national and international companies. As Export Manager he started his professional career in the food industry and developed the international brand “IL FORNAIO” in the USA supporting the launch of hundreds of Shops, Retail Centres, Supermarkets and Hypermarkets. In addition to the development of national supermarkets Federico assisted numerous important brands in order to achieve their successful business expansion especially in Russia, Serbia, Spain, Germany, France and Italy. Furthermore, he worked as Development Manager for the following German multinational enterprises: Tengelman Group, Plus Discount and Obi. Moreover, he was Project Leader in the development of retail chains in Italy and abroad for the following brands: H3G, Wind Telecommunications, Buffetti, Prenatal, Oviesse, Pastarito-Cir food, Artistic of Antica Gelateria del Corso, Nestlé, Gabrielli, GS group Carrefour, Todis, Conad and other major brands. In addition, he negotiated licenses for new offices in several countries including German, Spain, Russia, Singapore, Jordan, Ukraine, Romania, Serbia, Belarus and Italy. He also conducted Management Training courses, University Masters, Post-Graduation courses and Marketing trainings at ASCOM ConfCommercio in Italy. Federico is currently Director and Professor at the University for International Retail Management and the European University in Rome.
The objectives of the International Association of Franchise Professionals – IAFP are the on going unbiased and scientific study of franchising in every respect, the co-ordination of its members' actions, and the promotion of the franchise industry in general and of its members' interests. The Association’s informational and ethical objectives will be met principally in the following manner including:
Article 1 - Constitution