University Place, Syracuse University
Gianfranco Zaccai

’70 H’09

Gianfranco Zaccai graduated from VPA with a bachelor of industrial design degree. He is the co-founder, president, and Chief Design Officer of Continuum, an award-winning pioneer in the interdisciplinary field of using design research to identify compelling opportunities for innovation. He and Continuum are dedicated to exploring the power of design in relation to developing nations and have engaged in development projects in Mexico, Colombia, South Africa, India, and Chile. He is chair of the board of directors of the Design Management Institute in Boston and is a visiting lecturer at the SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan, Italy.