Background information In 1926, engineer Antonio Cavalieri Ducati founded the Società Scientifica Radio Brevetti Ducati, which specialized in the research and production of technologies for radio communications. Its aim was to capitalize industrially on the patents of Ducati’s son Adriano, a pioneer in radio transmissions.


Background information Fashion and leather goods group Prada’s extraordinary rise was driven by the power couple at its helm – Miuccia Prada and Patrizio Bertelli -but the company has roots reaching back 100 years. In 1913, Mario Prada opened a luxury leather goods store with his brother Martino in Milan’s Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II –…