About us

We are Grupo Lucci

Promoting the Sustainable Development of the Argentinian Northwest

We are a Professionalised Family Business Group with our roots firmly grounded and committed to progress in Northern Argentina. We are known for our entrepreneurial spirit, which drives us to keep investing in our country, all while guaranteeing Sustainability, Transparency and Integrity in every link of our value chain.

We are distinguished for being at the Forefront, for Sustained Growth and for working together with our Stakeholders.

At Grupo Lucci, we seek to Grow Responsibly, Generating Value and Social Capital for our Clients, Suppliers, Employees, Shareholders and the Community, by offering outstanding Products and Services based on Innovation and Environmental care.

A Strong Presence Throughout The Argentinian Northwest

1960
VICENTE LUCCI CONSTRUCCIONES is born

It opened for business in the construction industry

Mr Vicente Lucci, an Italian emigrant, arrived in Argentina in 1949. He started working in construction and, a little more than a decade later, he founded his own building company.

1970
CITRUSVIL is born

It opened for business in the citrus industry

During the 70s, Vicente Lucci added the citrus activities to his businesses, buying his first hectares destined to the production of lemons and other citrus fruits.

1969

Primary production of Fresh Fruit

1977

Opening of the 1st Packing House, San Miguel de Tucumán

1988

Opening of the 1st Industrial Plant, Cevil Pozo

1991

Opening of the 2nd Industrial Plant, Cevil Pozo

1999

Packing House moved to Cevil Pozo

2010

Start-up of the world’s 1st Lemon Effluent Treatment Plant

2014

– Addition of the 2nd Packing House, Ischilón

2019

Generation of Electrical Energy from Biogas – RenovAr Project

1980
VILUCO Agroenergy is born

Production of Wheat, Corn, Soybean and their derivatives

This agribusiness company, leader in agroenergy and animal nutrition, is founded with the aim of adding value to the primary production of the Argentinian countryside, owning the only soybean crushing and biodiesel production plant in the region.

2010

Opening of the Industrial Plant in Frías, Santiago del Estero.

2014

Start of our balanced-food production

1990
ENGORDAR is born

Start of livestock farming activities

Cattle Breeding, Pasture-Rebreeding and Lotfeeding. We also keep Brangus and Bradford herds for the rearing of breeding animals for our own reproductive needs.

2003
Fundación Vicente Lucci is born

Grupo Lucci starts CSR management

It was started with the aim of strengthening rural communities of the Argentinian Northwest through our own training programmes related to values, health, the environment, human rights, child labour and entrepreneurship.

2007

Start-up of the “Educating in Values” programme

2017

Start-up of the Regional Livestock Entrepreneur programme

2006
El Pucará is born

Start of sugar cane production

The agricultural activity is diversified adding sugar cane primary production, innovating with drip irrigation, fertigation, and mechanised planting.

2002
Nueces de Catamarca is born

Production and Commercialization of Walnuts in Shell

Company devoted to the cultivation of Chandler walnut trees, and the production, packing, Commercialization and export of premium walnuts.

We continue working with the conviction of promoting management transparency, adding value in origin to our productions, strenghthening each of our Group´s business units, conquering new markets, forming constantly our people, and focusing on the incorporation of cutting-edge technology and the preservation of natural resources.

Sustainability, innovation, transparency, and integrity

Board of Directors


Pablo E. Lucci

President

Daniel A. Lucci

Vice President

Ricardo A. Laudani

Permanent Chairperson

Horacio Aranguren

Permanent Chairperson

Alejandro Reca

Permanent Chairperson

Direction and Management


Ricardo Laudani

CEO

Federico Mena

Finance and Foreign Trade Manager

Gustavo Serrano

Shared Services Manager

José Luis Palacio

HR Manager

Martin Grimolizzi

Supply Manager

Andrés Ende

Systems Manager

Juan Altamiranda

Primary Production Manager

Jorge Arce

Harvest Manager

Francisco Rotella

Fresh Fruit Sales Manager

Alex Nolte

Industry Sales Manager

José Luis Velarde

Packing Production Manager

Marcelo Pérez

Plant B Industry Chief

Alberto Galván

Plant A Industry Chief

Pablo Cianci

General Manager

Ramiro Aznar

Primary Production Manager

Pablo Cianci

General Manager

Daniel Navarro

Livestock Farm Manager

Juan Altamiranda

Primary Production Manager

Juan Altamiranda

Primary Production Manager

We Promote the Development of our Region

Mission

PRODUCTION AND INDUSTRIALISATION

To Produce and Industrialize agricultural and livestock raw materials for the Manufacture and Commercialization of Foodstuffs and Bioenergies, based on Excellence, Sustainability and the Satisfaction of our Key Stakeholders, achieving our Internationalization, the Growth of the Group, and the Maximisation of its Profits.

Vision

BECOMING A BENCHMARK BUSINESS GROUP

We aim to be a benchmark business group from the north of Argentina on primary production, agribusiness and bioenergy, with a global presence.

Values

RELIABILITY
SUSTAINABILITY
EXCELLENCE
PASSION
COMMITMENT
INTEGRITY
LEADERSHIP

Nature is perfect, but we had to add something to it