Maserati is sponsor and official car for the Robert Fitzgerald Kennedy Human Rights Italia Foundation's gala dinner

November 7, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Yesterday evening the elegant Palazzo Serbelloni in Milan provided the setting for the annual gala dinner, and 10th anniversary celebrations, of the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Italia Foundation, which has been promoting and developing the projects of the RFK Center for Justice and Human Rights since 2006.


Foundation President Kerry Kennedy, journalist Simona Burattini, who hosted the evening, and well-known political expert Professor Roberto D’Alimonte of the LUISS university, all made their official arrival at the event on board Maserati Quattroporte flagship saloons.

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As well as accompanying the three stars of the evening, Maserati, represented by Chief Marketing Officer Jacob Nyborg, had a place of honour in the neoclassical courtyard of the historic Palazzo Serbelloni with the new Levante, the first SUV in the history of Maserati.

Also attending the event were award-winning Chef Davide Oldani, who created the gala dinner, Opera Orchestra of New York conductor Alberto Veronesi, Confindustria Digitale President Elio Catania and his wife Mercedes, Grandi Stazioni President Riccardo Maria Monti, and entrepreneur Enzo Manes, who received the association’s award to personalities who have made an outstanding contribution in the no-profit sector.

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“Maserati is a well-known symbol of Italian excellence all around the world, and this fills us with pride” – said Jacob Nyborg. “Therefore, we believe it is both an honour and a moral obligation to use the best of our capability and wide outreach to give voice to the stories of sacrifice of unknown people, whose contribution has made this world a better place. A place, where equality and solidarity are tangible values. We truly welcome the opportunity to sponsor this event, to give our contribution to the implementation of the RFKennedy Human Rights Foundation projects “.

RFKennedy Human Rights Italia President Maria Lina Marcucci, sets out to raise public awareness of the stories and activities of the defenders of human rights: ordinary people who, in the face of injustices, violations and abuses, have chosen to dedicate their lives to others.

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The RFK Association thanks the companies which contributed to the evening, in order to promote and defend human rights: Maserati, Kedrion Biofarma, Fondazione Serbelloni, Bottega Conticelli, Fiat, Intesa San Paolo, Memo’s, Christie’s, Ilooxs, Papillon1990, D’O, Imex, Foglizzo, Dr. Vranjes, Magazzino77, Baglioni Hotel Carlton, Publicis Communications Italy, Grafiche dell’Artiere, Barbara Petrecca, Associazione Italiana Sommelier, Londa and Cantine Ferrari.

Source: Maserati S.p.A 

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