Pellegrino Riccardi was raised in the UK in what he describes as the archetypal Italian family. For the past 21 years, Pellegrino has lived and worked in Norway.
Pellegrino is a highly sought-after moderator, keynote speaker and after-dinner speaker. With well over 150 annual appearances on a stage somewhere in the world, Pellegrino is very accustomed to being on “both sides of the table” when it comes to contributing to a successful conference. A recent client described Pellegrino’s moderator assignment like this: “Pellegrino displayed a truly unique ability to lead our international audience through two intense conference days. Always well-prepared, Pellegrino is both knowledgeable and highly entertaining at the same time. WIth his warm, disarming and humorous style, Pellegrino displays a rare ability to seamlessly link everything together.
Pellegrino’s speciality is in the field of cross-cultural relations, working with many of Norway’s top international companies, including many within the maritime, oil & gas, and fishing sectors.
Pellegrino is also a published author and is a regular guest on Norway’s national TV show “Good Morning Norway”, where he is invited in to provide an international perspective to Norwegians and Norway.