After three years’ experience in the engineering industry at Sir William Halcrow & Partners in London, Alvise joined Philip Morris in 1993 as Finance Supervisor in Munich, Germany.
In 1996, he was appointed Manager Business Development, based in Lausanne and in 2000 he became Director Business Development and Corporate Affairs.
In 2001, he took the role of Director Business Development and Planning and moved to Rome, leading a task force to set up a new affiliate in Italy.
In August 2003, Alvise moved to Sales and in June 2004 became Sales Director Portugal and in 2006 he was appointed Managing Director Tabaqueira (Philip Morris Portuguese affiliate).
In February 2008 Alvise held the position of Managing Director Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary, based in Prague.
In June 2011 Alvise became Area Vice President in Philip Morris Asia and was based in Hong Kong for 4 years.
Since 2015, Alvise is the Head of Anti-Illicit Trade at Philip Morris International.
Alvise holds an MBA from INSEAD in France and has a degree in civil engineering from the University of Padua, Italy. He is married and has 3 sons.