Simone Giannelli


the new leader


Captain of the Italian world volleyball champion team, Olympic silver setter at Rio 2016, and winner of two Italian championships and two Club World Championships. The leader next door: Handsome, stylish, kind, and smiling. An EA7 Emporio Armani poster boy, Simone Giannelli is an athlete devoted to sport and the passion that accompanies it. He has written Il mio manuale della pallavolo ("My First Volleyball Manual"), published by Becco Giallo, to educate kids about volleyball culture.

Young people always raise the bar. They are not an added value, they are the value. This is our real edge in Italy: We constantly pass on the baton to the next generation, who'll start to challenge you when you're at the height of your career... A gift to be unwrapped.

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