Sylvia Vitale Rotta
Sylvia Vitale Rotta, born in Tanzania, studied at the London School of Arts. Together with Nick Craig she founded the Team Creatif Group for branding and packaging identity in 1986. Since then, the design agency has become a reference on the international market working in 52 countries worldwide with 250 employees. In 2008, Sylvia Vitale Rotta was appointed president of the first design jury at Eurobest and, in 2009, acted as president of the design category at Cannes Lions. In 2013, she was part of the jury at Dubai Lynx and, in 2014, initiated a master class for Cannes Lions and for Lieu du Design in 2015. She gave classes at Parisian schools such as ISTEC and ESTACOM in 2016, and also participated in the TEDxParis conference. Sylvia Vitale Rotta has been awarded Chevalier de la Légion d'Honneur granted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development.