Antonio Zappulla

Chief Operating Officer, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Antonio Zappulla serves as the Chief Operating Officer at the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the world’s leading news and information provider. His role involves leading the Communications, Development and Monitoring & Evaluations functions of the Thomson Reuters Foundation, planning and executing strategic high-impact initiatives and partnerships with internal and external stakeholders.

Antonio is an outspoken supporter of the business case for LGBT rights. He co-Chairs the Pride at Work Network at Thomson Reuters, and supports a number of LGBT charities and working groups. He has written about LGBT inclusion for the World Economic Forum, the Ethical Trading Initiative, Trust.org. and other international publications.

Prior to his present role, Antonio was Executive Producer at Bloomberg Television in London where he developed a number of Award-winning TV series distributed globally including ‘Eye to Eye with Francine Lacqua’.