Welcome to DirectlyItaly

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Dean Stewart


Dean has enjoyed several CEO and MD roles in tech and consultancy companies.


He has enjoyed over 20 years in the Media sector. He was Senior Vice President for 21st Century Fox Europe (formerly News Corp Europe) as well as holding senior commercial roles at Sky TV UK, Sky Italia, Abu Dhabi Media, and also as CEO of two tech startups. His early career was spent in the oil industry at BP Oil.

Key Facts

Dean’s roles have concentrated on launching, building and scaling online and offline businesses in the UK, Europe and Middle East.



Roberta Sabbatini

Managing Director

Roberta Sabbatini is DirectlyItaly’s Managing Director.


She has more than 20 years experience in the events and hospitality/food industry both as a business woman and journalist.

Key Facts

Roberta was the owner of two Restaurants south of Rome and of Casa Roberta, a successful Italian restaurant in West London (ranked 700 out of 18,069 restaurants in London on Tripadvisor) which she sold in 2015 but continued the venture as a catering company.



Farms in Italy


Unique Products in the World


Food Exports Every Year


of the Land dedicated to Organic

Awards & Recognition

DirectlyItaly has been Awarded the Certificate of Global Excellence as a Italy-UK Trading Specialists

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