CROSS GLOBE TRADE SA with CGT METALS & ALLOYS SA and METALSTAR Srl are Trading Companies belonging to CGT Group which is supported by the expertise, the financial resources and the business network of an established Swiss Financial Organization.

All CGT Group’ receivables coming from the sales are insured with Company EULER HERMES.

Transport risks are insured with Company AXA from the moment of goods purchase payment around the World, till the final delivery to the customer’s plant.

CGT Group has currently 2 commercial locations to manage the EU sale activities:

  • the first based in Lugano, Canton Ticino, Switzerland, as platform for the commercial distribution in the Mediterranean territories,
  • the second one based in Milan, Italy, for the management of all Ferroalloys imports activities in the EU.
  • A third commercial location, appointed to the management of North Europe sales, will be opened in September/October 2018 in the downtown of Zürich city, Switzerland.


In order to manage its commercial activities CGT employs highly qualified Managers, all of them with a long matured experience played in to Companies of International importance.

Mauro Del Maschio

General Manager and CFO

Graduated at Milano Polytechnic, Italy, attended for 3 years the Financial Analysts School in Switzerland.
Experienced business Leader and Entrepreneur with a corporate strategy consultancy, insurance brokerage and financial services background.
Has run Private investment assets up to Euro 80 Mio with stocks, bonds, commodities and properties management based in Switzerland during the first 15 years of directing Indiconsult Mngt SA, Assets Management company, integrating with 2 successful experiences in corporate M&A and Restructuring operations in Italy.

Fabio Marconi

Operations Manager and Logistic

Graduated at Milan Polytechnic, Italy, attended the Executive Edge Management master at the London Business School. Significant experiences in commercial and marketing areas of EU multinational companies leading in highly competitive markets. Previously had 12 years’ experience in the Operations and Logistics Departments of a large Italian company operating at an European level.

Gianfranco Orso

Purchasing Department

Graduated at Turin Polytechnic, Italy, attended Specialization courses in Real Estate management and Financial Advisory. Diversified experiences in the sale of real estates and financial products, already collaborating with Mauro Del Maschio during his previous asset management activity.

Marco Braglia

Sales Department / East Italy & Austria

Graduated at Milan Polytechnic, Italy, attended Specialization courses in the blast furnaces, fluid dynamics, castings. Has worked in the past 10 years as commercial director of two Italian companies operating in the ferroalloys and glass industry.

Michele Ratti

Sales Department / West Italy & Spain

Graduated at University of Pavia in Business Administration, Italy, CFO and CEO of Companies and Foundations linked with welfare of elderly people. Significant experiences as controller in market leader company operating in the plastics processing.

Siebren De Jong

Sales Department / Germany & France

Graduated at Major School of Commerce in Zug, Switzerland, as Qualified Manager of Commerce.
Has worked in the past 12 years as commercial manager and independent trader, including the purchase phases, for the sale of Steel products like HRC, CRC, HDG, PPGI. Previous experience of 7 years as logistics and payment supervisor for non-ferrous minerals trade at a listed international trading company.