The story of Ernesto Illy
Ernesto Illy, the coffee scientist
Ernesto Illy was a scientist and a businessman. In his company, he always aimed at excellence making research and innovation its strengths. Illy believed that scientific research was a source of truth, progress and human development and he promoted it in ethics, sustainability and the coffee culture area. He was able to advance the company taking care of the entire coffee productive cycle, starting with coffee cultivation.