The Chairman is the legal representative of Fondazione Fiera Milano.
He calls and chairs the meetings of the Board of Trustees and the Executive Committee; determines the agenda; orders examination of acts for their resolution; chairs, moderates and coordinates the work of the management team. He supervises implementation of the resolutions of these bodies and achievement of the operating and other purposes of the Foundation.  In urgent cases the Chairman may make decisions that fall under the purview of the Executive Committee. The Executive Committee can delegate powers of ordinary administration to the Chairman.

Term in office: 3 years.

Since September 17th, 2013 the Chairman and CEO of Fondazione Fiera Milano is Benito Benedini.