Society Trustee Dr Gianluca Del Mastro has been appointed by the Italian Minister of Culture as President of the Fondazione Ente Ville Vesuviane, the organisation which manages all 122 historic villas in the region. The list includes the Villa Campolieto in Ercolano (where the Fondazione is based), the Villa Signorini and the Villa Aprile, a.k.a. the Miglio d’Oro hotel in Ercolano.