Vladi Parpajola is a second-generation employee of Parpas Group, and the son of one of the co-founders. He has worked for the company for 40 years, and is currently the CEO-President.

After completing his technical studies, he began working in the company workshop while participating in a technical sale program. In 1986, he became a sales and marketing executive focusing on the development of international markets. In 1992, he was named to the Board with an operative mandate in developing products and markets. In 2004, he became president of Parpas.


Gruppo Parpas is a leading supplier of high-accuracy integrated machine tools systems, and a family-owned company in business since 1951.  

Gruppo Parpas provides advanced machines to global civil aircraft companies and military, aircraft turbofan engine, power generation and automotive manufacturing sectors. Gruppo PARPAS has 3  plants located in the provinces of Padua and Venice. It employs more than 300 people.

PARPAS AMERICA has direct sales, service and parts presences in Detroit, Chicago, Los Angeles, Boston, and Canada. With the wide sales distribution, strong service support, and direct presence, Parpas America is extremely well positioned to support its customers and provide the most accurate and sophisticated machines available in the marketplace.

Company website: www.gruppoparpas.com/home.aspx