SPOTLIGHT: ANTONIO LUCIO
Former Global CMO, Facebook
Antonio Lucio will present a 2020 Matrix Award to Carla Hassan.
In August, Antonio Lucio announced that he was stepping down from his role as Chief Marketing Officer at Facebook. In his announcement, he said he plans to spend the “next next, and probably final, chapter” of his professional career helping advertising and marketing companies with change related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
In his position at Facebook, he was responsible for the global consumer marketing organization, which is focused on communicating the story of Facebook’s brands, products and services more transparently. In 2019, Forbes named ranked him #3 in its Most Influential CMOs in the World list.
Antonio has 40 years of experience in building brands that stand the test of time, has been a champion for diversity and inclusion for underrepresented groups in the advertising industry. He has won numerous awards for his work in diversity and inclusion.
Before Facebook, he was named the first Global Chief Marketing and Communications Officer for HP Inc following its split from The Hewlett Packard Corporation.Previous to that, he was Global Chief Marketing & Communication Officer at Visa,
He earned a B.A. in history from Louisiana State University. He was born in Spain, raised in Puerto Rico, and currently resides in San Francisco.