About us

BMP: as in Barrile, Mantegazza, Petrella.

BMP was founded in 2010 and is led by Pietro Barrile, Michela Mantegazza and Francesco Petrella from the offices both in Rome and Milan.

BMP provides its Italian and international clients with a wide range of custom-made services, exclusively managed by senior consultants who are guaranteed by contract.

BMP combines professionalism and results orientation with passion and an emphasis on teamwork. This can be ascertained in every step of their cooperation: from the research and analysis to the delineation of the communication plan to the final stage of the implementation of projects and activities able to maximize the return on the investment. When BMP involves proven and trustworthy partners for specific project needs, both in Italy and abroad, it keeps leadership and full responsibility. BMP has proven partnerships in such countries as France, UK, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, The United States and Israel.

BMP believes that the many testimonials of their clients are the best confirmation of the excellent quality of their services and experience.

  • pietro barrile

    pietro barrile

    BMP partner based in Rome.
    During his career, he has dealt with many aspects of communication (corporate, product, change, crisis management, political and social) for small, large, national and international clients in several industries: hi-tech, manufacturing, public sector, consumer goods and professional services.
    In 1998, he began his career in communications consultancy, and soon after obtained a Master's Degree in Public Relations and had his first experience in the External Relations Department of a multinational cosmetics company. In that same year he joined an independent PR firm in Milan that shortly after was acquired by the leading European PR agency.
    In 2001, he moved to Rome as head of the local branch (until BMP started up in 2010).
    For three years Pietro was also the Italian National Correspondent for the 'For Diversity, Against Discrimination" European information campaign.
    With a degree in Political Science and enrolled in the Ordine dei Giornalisti di Roma (Official Journalists Association of Rome), Pietro also dedicates himself to training.

  • michela mantegazza

    michela mantegazza

    BMP partner based in Rome.
    Before founding BMP in 2010, her entire career had developed in the world of consultancy firms, initially in Milan in the area of media relations for ICT companies and subsequently in the Rome office of the top PR international agency in Europe. Here she acquired skills and more responsibilities working for organizations active in several fields: technology, energy and sustainable development, consumer goods, institutions and the manufacturing industry.
    Her curriculum also includes an experience in Brussels where she worked on media relations for a medical and healthcare campaign promoted by the European Commission.
    Focused on the use of language in communication techniques, Michela is an experienced trainer in executive coaching.

  • francesco petrella

    francesco petrella

    BMP partner based in Milan.
    Francesco is in charge of the Milanese market. During his developing career, which boasts three of the largest communication agencies in the world, he dealt with media relations, crisis management and internal communication on behalf of national and international brands. For companies in several fields - such as technologies and ICT, insurance, interior design, tourism and mobile entertainment - he was frequently part of international communication teams geared towards the implementation of activities in Italy.
    In 2011, he joined BMP as leader of business activities in Milan.
    With a degree in Political Science, a Master in Public Relations obtained in Rome and enrolled in the "Ordine dei Giornalisti di Milano" (Official Journalists Association of Milan), Francesco also runs executive coaching sessions.