Who is Silvio Scaglia?
Silvio Scaglia is an Italian media and technological entrepreneur. He is well known as the husband of Elite Group CEO, Julia Haart. He co-owns Freedom Holding Inc with his wife.
Scaglia is also the founder of Fastweb, an Italian telecommunications company that renders IPTV services, landline, broadband, and Internet,
Silvio Scaglia Age
Scaglia Haart is 63 years old. He was born on 14th October 1958 in Lucerne, Switzerland.
Silvio Scaglia Height
Scaglia is of average height. He has not shared his height measurements. His height, weight, and other body measurements will be updated soon.
Silvio Scaglia Family
Silvio was born and raised by his parents in Lucerne, Switzerland. Information about his family and childhood including his parents and siblings is not available. This section will be updated as soon as information about his parents is available.
Silvio Scaglia Wife
Scaglia is married to his wife Julia Haart. She is the co-owner and Chief Executive Officer of Elite World Group.
She was also the creative director of the Italian luxury house La Perla, where she designed model and reality tv star Kendall Jenner’s 2017 Met Gala dress, which included 85,000 crystals attached to a single string.
Silvio Scaglia First Wife
Scaglia was previously married to Monica Aschei who was his first wife. They separated in 2017 and finalized their divorce in 2018. From his marriage to Monica Scaglia had two children.
Scaglia’s oldest child Chiara Scaglia works in the fashion industry and was previously in a leadership position at La Perla
Silvio Scaglia Education
Scaglia graduated from Liceo Scientifico Antonelli Novara in 1977. He also studies Telecom and Computer Science at Politecnico di Torino ( Polytechnic University of Turin).
Silvio Scaglia Fastweb
After his graduation from college, Silvio began his career at Aeritalia Spazio he partnered with Martina Marietta and NASA on the Tethered satellite project. He then joined the management consulting firm McKinsey & Company where he worked for automotive industry clients in Italy and Germany.
Years later, Scaglia founded Fastweb alongside other executives in 1999. He was the CEO of the company until 2007 when Swisscom acquired the majority shares.
He then became the chairman of La Perla after his SMS Finance firm won a bid to acquire the lingerie fashion brand. Scaglia is a board member and chairman of Yewno Inc.
Scaglia acquired Elite World Group and in a few years, the agency saw a significant boost in its business when it focused on digital marketing strategies. He is now the chairman while his wife is the CEO of Elite World Group.
Silvio Scaglia Net Worth
Scaglia has an estimated net worth of $1 billion. He has earned this figure from his successful career as a media and technology entrepreneur. He was number 937 on the Forbes list of the world’s billionaires on March 1, 2010.
Why are Julia Haart and Silvio Scaglia Divorcing?
Julia and Silvio are reportedly ending their marriage which began in 2019. Silvio even took Julia’s last name Haart. According to sources, Julia and Silvio are in a disagreement because Silvio wants to sell the company to pay off his debts and venture into a new business which Julia does not agree with.
Julia claims that she has worked hard to build the company to where it is now. In court documents, Julia hits back against her ‘wrongful’ termination, claims Scaglia called her the ‘best CEO they had ever had.
Pat of the court documents read;
‘As a result of Haart’s tenure as CEO of EWG, she transformed the business that had a significant downward trajectory valued at less than $90 million when Scaglia was operating EWG to a business worth significantly in excess of $500 million.
‘Scaglia acknowledged in mid-2021 and later to investment bankers when he was trying to take the business public that ”Haart is the CEO and real force behind EWG’s success and stature in the industry.”
Scaglia Short Bio
- Full name: Silvio Scaglia
- Age: 63 years old
- Date of Birth: 14th October 1958
- Wife: Julia Haart
- Children: Batsheva, Shlomo, Aron, Miriam, Chiara
- Education: Liceo Scientifico Antonelli Novara, Politecnico di Torino ( Polytechnic University of Turin).
- Occupation: Media and technological entrepreneur
- Salary: To be updated
- Net Worth: $1 billion