Managing Director, Toby's Estate
Born in Brindisi, southern Italy, Cosimo’s love of coffee started at the age of 14 and led him to complete his degree in Economics, Management and Marketing from the Università Politecnicadelle Marche, followed by a post graduate Master’s Degree in International Business and Foreign Trade.
Cosimo joined Cerebos as the Managing Director of Toby’s Estate Coffee Roasters in November 2014, after gaining extensive global experience in the coffee industry from his time spent as the Director of Sales and Marketing for Nuova Simonelli, former President of the Specialty Coffee Association of Europe and the co-creator of the Barista Guild of Europe.He has recently acquired responsibility as Customers Director Espresso Mechanics.
While Cosimo is responsible for the day-to-day management of Toby’s Estate, he has three core areas of focus to ensure Toby’s Estate plays a key role in the specialty coffee market. Cosimo is focused on the creation of an integrated supply chain and roasting model to bring Toby’s Estate closer to coffee origins, as well as implementing knowledge based programs to continually educate the Toby’s Estate workforce. Additionally, Cosimo is striving to expose a broader international market to the Australian coffee experience.
Cosimo is married with twin girls. He enjoys spending time with his family, exploring the coffee scene across Australia and the world, and has a deep love for motorcycles.
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