Globe opens first international retail store in Italy

Globe President CEO Ernest Cu (center) led the opening of the Globe Store in Milan, the telco’s first commercial establishment overseas, together with the company’s top officials (from left): Chief Operating Advisor Peter Bithos, SVP for International Business Rizza Maniego-Eala, EVP & Chief Operations Officer for International and Business Markets Gil Genio, Consul General of the Philippines in Milan Marichu Mauro, Globe Mobilé Italy General Manager Eugenio Barbieri and Globe Chief Finance Officer Albert de Larrazabal.

Globe marks a corporate milestone with the expansion of its business and opening its first international retail store in Milan, Italy.

The maiden internation Globe Store is located along Via Capellari 3 in Milan – a financial and fashion capital.

“We are proud to showcase our innovative products and superior customer experience overseas. This is our first store outside the Philippines, boasting of the same cutting edge look-and-feel and retail experience of our Globe stores back home. Wherever in the world, as it is in Milan, Italy, Filipinos can experience the Globe brand of wonderful service to all its customers,” said Globe President CEO Ernest Cu.

The City of Milan is home to a third of the 200,000-strong overseas Filipino community in Italy. For more information, visit