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Calisto Tanzi

Calisto TanziBorn: 1938
Birthplace: Near Parma, Italy

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business

Nationality: Italy
Executive summary: Founder of Parmalat, now jailed

Founded one of Italy's largest companies (though now with large multinational presence), dairy corporation Parmalat, in Parma, 1961. Parmalat employes over 35,000 people, and is now regarded as "Europe's WorldCom". Tanzi is now jailed in Milan under suspicion of embezzling billions of dollars. A son, Stefano, runs Parma's soccer team, which Tanzi owns.

Father: (d. 1961)
Wife: Anita Reggi
Son: Stefano (manages Parma soccer team)

    Parmalat CEO (1961-2003)
    Money Laundering

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