Stefano Virgilli


Date of birth: 02 December 1978

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Whatsapp: +65 9472 8806

Entrepreneurship and Top Management
Stefano Virgilli is an Italian serial entrepreneurs, having started over 20 business in Europe, Southeast Asia, Middle East and Africa. Stefano has also covered the role of General Manager and Director in 6 companies globally.

He is also a specialist in Communication and Innovation. Stefano has studied in Italy and further expanded his knowledge working with clients from 40 countries since 1998.

Stefano is a TEDx speaker and the most certified Adobe trainer in the world, holding over 80 certifications and having trained 14 thousand participants in his career. In Singapore he has attained WSQ Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment (ACTA) Trainer®, Assessor® and Developer® Facilitated Learning by the Workforce Development Authority (WDA).

In 2011 he wrote the book “The promise of empty spaces” and he is currently working at his second book about the role of culture and perceptions in the area of business development. He is a regular columnist on the Oman Observer. Stefano is also a columnist for Redacon (Italy).

Stefano is a Mentor in Riyada (Public Authority for Small and Medium Enterprise Development of Oman), a Special Advisor at Zubair SEC (SME Incubator) and Industry Advisor with the Middle East College.

With the goal of 100 country to be visited before 2025, Stefano Virgilli is an avid traveller and expert connoisseur of the cultures of the world.

Stefano’s charismatic persona makes him one of the most-requested speakers in Europe, in Asia and in Middle East. His appearances include being the:

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Personal Milestones and Professional Achievements:

Author of the book: "The Promise of Empty Spaces", digitally available on Amazon.

In slides format: available on

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Interview on 938 Live Singapore

CNBC presentation of Copernicus Gold

TEDx GUtech 2016: “I sold milk to a cow”

Oman Tech Awards 2016 (Member of the jury)

Stop Procrastinating! Be an entrepreneur!

@ZubairSEC business incubator

Oman SME Forum 2015

Al Bustan Palace, Muscat

Workshop presenter: “Stop Procrastinating! Be an Entrepreneur.”

PODIM 2015

Maribor, Slovenia

Speaker and panelist at Strathclyde Dialogue on Social Media and Marketing at College of Banking and Financial Studies, Oman (2015)

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Oman Observer column featured on the Slovenian startup news

Prototyping and monetizing mobile applications

(DST Brunei)

Mindmapping and presenting using Prezi

(Ministry of Higher Education, Sultanate of Oman)

Photo Editing (Creative Crew Singapore)

"Delivering excellent customer service using Social Media"

NBO (National Bank of Oman)

Mobile photography (M1 Singapore)

The future of Mobile Banking

(Bank Sohar and Oman Arab Bank, Oman)

Customer Experience Management Forum (Oman)

Time management and Teamwork

(Public Authority for Civil Defense and Ambulance, Oman)

Visiting Omani SMEs

Speaker at Digital Lifestyle (Singapore)

Forum on tourism in view of Milan 2015 EXPO

(Reggio Emilia, Italy)

Lecturing in Singapore

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