ALTROCONSUMO is a consumer association set up in Milan in 1973. It is independent, effective and representative. It is recognized by art. 137 – Codice del Consumo (Dlgs. 206/2005) It’s member of BEUC – the European umbrella organisation that brings together 42 consumer associations from 31 European countries – since 1978. Paolo Martinello became Beuc president in 2008 for 4 years.
Luisa Crisigiovanni is the director of the association and she represents Altroconsumo in CNCU
Marino Melissano is the Vicepresident
Crescenzo Passaro is the treasurer Since 1990 it is member of Consumers International (225 associations from 115 nations)
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