The MFB offers you a solid foundation of management knowledge and methodology along with business skills and a deeper knowledge of the F&B industries, as well as the restaurant, food service, and hospitality business.
The specialized experience of our academic and professional faculty, partners, and guest speakers from the F&B business community, together with the Italian culture and heritage, will be able to effectively guide your professional development in these sectors.
In today’s food & beverage industries, it is increasingly important to have a strong managerial approach and a well-developed entrepreneurial sensitivity to fulfill crucial positions, such as Brand & Product Manager, Export/Import Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Communications Manager, Area Manager and Marketing Manager, Product and Business Developer, just to name a few. With this program you will be able to master the specific skills of these roles.
The MFB benefits from the participation of executives and top managers from more than 50 international companies in F&B production and distribution, as well as the food service and hospitality business, both from large multinational companies and top Italian companies. You will be able to get to know closely, interact concretely with, and understand the rules and dynamics of a wide spectrum of economic realities.
The SDA Bocconi MFB location is a key ingredient in the success of this training program. Together with a complete and qualified managerial training we offer you a unique experience in Milan, one of the main places for Italian culture, style, innovation and the art of living, as well as being the main business and financial center of Italy and a gateway to Europe. Furthermore, from here you can easily explore the most important areas for the F&B tradition in Italy and learn about the small-great excellences of our country
Networking will start on day one of the program and continue throughout your career. Your network will include top-level faculty, who are also important partners of many leading companies, senior executives, and managers. You will also attend fairs and events, as well as go on company visits and trips to locations across Italy, providing access to a strong Italian and international network with the most exciting firms of the food, beverage, and hospitality industries for you to develop relationships for future collaboration. Last but not least, your passionate fellow students and alumni will make up an important part of your network.