Paolo Luigi Cittadini was born in Casablanca in 1954. He was educated in Morocco with the Mission Culturelle Française. He then studied in Turin (Italy) at the University of Science Information.
He has led many companies in Morocco as Director and CEO: INFORMA s.a. (as IT Consulting) from 1978 to 1982; RECIT ENGINERING MAROC s.a. (Steel Products and Projects Metal-Mechanical) from 1982 to 1992; and DIVERSAM COMARAL s.a. (Matches Production and Wax Products) from 1992 to 2014.
He is an Honorary President for Life at the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Morocco, for the past 20 years. He is also co-founder and past president of the Federation of Chambers of Commerce of the European Union in Morocco, Past Chairman of the Italians board in Morocco, co-founder and board member of the Federation of Handicraft Enterprises (CGEM), member of Council of the Federation of Chemical and Parachemistry, past vice president of the Rotary Club of Casablanca (Club Doyen).
He has lectured many confrences on Moroccan Economy in Italy (including 2 CNR); and represented the Italian community in Morocco in International economic, social and cultural conferences.