The XVII NOVA Conference organizing committee thanks its sponsors for their support in making the conference possible.


Platinum Sponsors

McKinsey & Company

McKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm that serves leading businesses, governments, non governmental organizations, and not-for-profits. The firm helps clients make lasting improvements to their performance and realize their most important goals. Over nearly a century, it built a firm uniquely equipped to this task. Learn more


The Boston Consulting Group

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm with 82 offices in 46 countries. The firm advises clients in the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors around the world, including more than two-thirds of the Fortune 500. BCG was ranked second in Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" in 2015. Learn more




ITT Inc.

ITT is a leading manufacturer of highly engineered, customized solutions for the energy, transportation and industrial markets. Our legacy of innovation is reflected in our trusted products and brands including Goulds and Bornemann pumps, KONI shock absorbers, Cannon connectors and Enidine energy absorption devices. We continue to build on this heritage and to partner with customers to solve their most critical problems. Learn more




AlixPartners is a consulting firm best known for its work in the turnaround space. The firm was founded by Jay Alix in 1981 in order to handle the turnaround of Electrical Specialties Co., and has since moved into a more traditional consulting space, grown to a staff of over 1000, and added office locations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia. AlixPartners' work includes enterprise improvement consulting, financial advisory services, information management services, and executing turnarounds of distressed and healthy companies. AlixPartners has been involved in several high-profile turnaround and bankruptcy assignments. Learn more


Gruppo Banca Sella

By now, Gruppo Banca Sella boasts over a century of history, the common thread of which are the principles and values being directly inspired by its founders. Today, the Gruppo Banca Sella may avail itself of more than 300 branches. It is a diversified entity being made up of several companies that work in various geographical zones and offer a wide range of products and banking & financial services. A functions multiplicity bringing together the specialisation benefits and the possibility of meeting every Customer's needs in a 'tailor-made' way. Learn more



Ferrero SpA is an Italian manufacturer of branded chocolate and confectionery products and it is one of the biggest chocolate producer and confectionery company in the world. It was founded in 1946 in Alba, Piedmont, Italy, by Pietro Ferrero, a confectioner and small-time pastry maker who laid the groundwork for Nutella and famously added hazelnut to chocolate. The company saw a period of tremendous growth and success under Pietro's son Michele Ferrero, who in turn handed over the daily operations to his sons. Learn more



Preliminary list. Subject to change upon finalization of sponsorship agreement.