Always is an Italian consulting and industrial holding company that focuses its activities around the topics of new business development and market growth in contexts strongly dependent on technological innovations.
Always operates where emerging key-enabling technologies can lead to strong discontinuities as well as great opportunities on the market, with specific focus on the Aeronautical, Space, Automotive and Automation Industries.
Always acts as a Strategic Consultant for industrial initiatives in their initial creation and early growth phases (entrepreneurs, start-ups and SME's) for both Business Design, Business Acceleration and Fundraising.
Always supports more structured businesses and corporations in Open Innovation initiatives, Strategic Industrial Partnerships and up to M&A Operations..
Finally, as a holding of Equity Investments Always acquires in a purposeful way minority stakes of companies where its own expertise is a key driver of their business growth.
Whether new entrepreneurs driven by "world-changing ideas" or well-established industrial players facing new technological and market challenges, we want to make our contribution to our customers by supporting them in their path to success through the adoption of new technologies, new business models, new market opportunities and new providers of financial resources.
We focus on start-ups, SMEs and emerging companies in the Aerospace, Automotive and Automation sectors, all of which are undergoing rapid evolution thanks to the extraordinary impact of technologies such as AI, edge computing, pervasive sensors, augmented & virtual reality, hi speed telecom, new materials.
We pay particular attention to the threats and opportunities these technologies have on current and future business models.
Autonomous driving, sensors and digital infrastructure
Access to space, EO services, sensors and infrastructures.
New propulsion, new air-frames, autonomous aircrafts, UAV
Advanced, cooperative robotics and manufacturing technologies.
The Founders and the Partners of Always are seasoned Executives who have operated - as Managers, Entrepreneurs, M&A & Strategic Business Development Advisors - in the Aerospace, Automotive, Automation, Med-Tech, Fin-Tech and Energy domains, at global scale.
PORTFOLIO & CUSTOMERS
Always is the main promoter of the SkyGate initiatiative, a redevelopment project of Turin’s “Edoardo Agnelli” City Airport.
The airfield grounds extend over the town of Collegno, adjacent to Turin's aerospace industrial hub and only few minutes by public transportation from the city's center and is operating as a Schenghen airport.
SkyGate will soon be able to offer an outstanding platform at European level for the industrial development, qualification and demonstration of technologies and services related to the Vertical Mobility sector.