CIRCLE S.p.A. ("CIRCLE" or “the Company”), an innovative SME leading a group specialising in the development and analysis of advanced digitalization solutions for port and intermodal logistics, as well as offering international consultancy with a focus on the Green Deal and energy transition, listed on Euronext Growth Milan, organised, and managed by Borsa Italiana, through its subsidiary Magellan Circle Italy, a leading European consultancy in transportation, mobility, logistics, environment, and circular economy, announces a strategic alliance with EETRA, a benefit corporation specializing in sustainability management and ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) strategies. This alliance aims to enhance innovation and sustainability in the mobility and transport sectors, focusing particularly on ports and logistics.

The alliance between Magellan Circle and EETRA is founded on a shared commitment to innovation and sustainability. The agreement for both organizations will enable the transition to more sustainable practices in the mobility and transport sectors. The partnership will leverage Magellan Circle’s extensive experience in the port, transport and logistic sectors and European projects with EETRA’s expertise in ESG management and sustainability strategies.

“Partnering with EETRA allows us to enhance our capabilities in driving sustainable innovation in port, shipping and logistics. Together, we can offer unparalleled strategic and operational support to our clients, ensuring they meet and exceed the evolving ESG standards and, at the same time, benefit from EU funding programmes” – Alexio Picco Managing Director of the Circle Group and President of Magellan Circle.

"The strategic alliance with Circle enables EETRA to find a valuable partner in a sector crucial to our development. The expertise generated by this alliance will provide new leadership to an industry undergoing significant transformation, marked by an urgent need for expertise, innovation, and reliability. The in-depth knowledge and experience of Circle in the logistics, ports, and transportation sectors, combined with our focus on ESG topics, drives our mission to make supply chains more accountable and traceable. This partnership aims to report on every material aspect of the value chain for the companies involved.” – CEO of EETRA.