The Elica Group (Elica SpA) has been the global leading name in kitchenhoods across the globe since the 1970s. The brand is well-known for its innovation, design and efficiency. Today the Group is chaired by Francesco Casoli and is led by Giuseppe Perucchetti. It is the leading name in design, manufacture and sale of motors for central heating boilers in Europe. Priding itself on being the world leader, the group boasts of 4 plants in Italy and a global presence with one each in Poland, Mexico, Germany, India and China. Their workforce strength counts up to 3,000 employees and annual output measures up to 17 million units of kitchen hoods and motors.