Partners 2019-06-19T10:05:35+00:00


William Griffini
William GriffiniCEO - Partner
Milanese, William Griffini started his first professional experience as Consultant within an Executive and Middle Management Search company becoming Partner afterwards.
Since 2003 William Griffini has been CEO and Partner of Carter & Benson.
In 2007 he founded C&B Middle Management, the division of Carter & Benson specialized in the search and selection of Mid-level positions.
Throughout his more than 20-year career, he has developed a strong multi-sector experience that allowed him to successfully achieve many search projects in different industries. Working closely with complex and articulated companies, he has always been able to catch the right synergies and best talents present in the general scenario, integrating Managers that strategically contributed to the business development.
During his long professional path, he acquired a deep understanding of corporate needs from the perspective of human resources developing consolidated competences in different economic contexts.
William Griffini is Member of the Board of Directors of SOS Il Telefono Azzurro Onlus and Member of the Scientific Committee of Winning Women Institute as well.
He is fond of sports in general and mountain sports in particular, a passion that he shares with his children, friends and collaborators.

Simona Cremascoli
Simona CremascoliPartner
Milanese, Simona Cremascoli graduated in Business Economics at the Università Bocconi. She started her professional career covering commercial functions and acquiring significant experiences within the Medical Devices industry mainly in France and Spain. In 1998 she started her career in the Human Resources field as Consultant working in leading companies such as Mercuri Urval and Nicholson International.
Since 2004 Simona Cremascoli has been Partner of Carter & Benson and, thanks to the experiences she made abroad and her fluent knowledge of English, French and Spanish, she is responsible for the International Projects management and the relations with IMD International Search Group Network of which she is also Director of the Board since April 2019.
She loves running, mountain and playing tennis, sharing these passions with her friends. She regularly dedicates her spare time in reading essays, novels and biographies of athletes.
Fabrizio Casella
Fabrizio CasellaPartner
Milanese, Fabrizio Casella started his professional path in the HR sector immediately after the degree in Law achieved at the Università Cattolica. Covering roles of growing responsibility, he had been working in the HR Directions of primary national and multinational companies for 25 years operating in different industries such as Services, Logistics, Fast Moving Consumer Goods and Pharmaceutical. Among other things, he had been HR Director of Bolton Group and Novartis Consumer Health.
Since 2008 Fabrizio Casella has been Partner of Carter & Benson.
One of his greatest passions as a tireless mushrooms picker? Walking in the woods during the first hours of the day.

Eugenio Payer
Eugenio PayerPartner
Milanese, Eugenio Payer started his professional career in 1998 within an Executive and Middle Management Search company with the role of Consultant dealing with Business Development in direct support of the CEO.
In 2004 he entered Carter & Benson as Consultant focusing his expertise mainly on the Retail, Real Estate, Digital & Professional Services practices.
From 2008 onwards, with the position of Senior Consultant, he has broadened his competences to the E-Commerce/Digital fast-moving world following its rapid evolution towards the New Media, Web and the specific emerging jobs. Passionate about Social Network and Digital trends, he follows the development of this market.
Since 2015 he has been Partner of Carter & Benson.
Fond of his family and his two little children and Milan football club supporter, he is very passionate with sports in general that he lives as a metaphor for life.

Giovanni Carbone
Giovanni CarbonePartner
Giovanni Carbone graduated in Political Sciences and attended a Master in Management Training at IFOR/SDA, Milan in 1992.
At first, he had been working in the Hotel sector (Starhotels) dealing with Selection, Training and Development and then he entered Unilever-Sagit (Logistics Sector).
Afterwards, he decided to dedicate himself to Organizational Consulting and Executive Search working for a consulting firm in Milan.
In 1999 he became Partner of the company and followed many projects in different products sectors (Retail, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Service Industry) in Italy and abroad for Italian and Multinational clients.
Since 2010 he had been dealing with Coaching as well, certifying and supporting managers and companies in many development initiatives.
In 2012 he entered Carter & Benson.
Addicted to stringed instruments and end-stage consumer of music in all its forms, in the last years he has approached to Mindfulness with great pleasure. Passionate with many sports among which tennis, soccer, ski and running.