Mauro Berruto has coached club teams in his native Italy and Greece and led the Finland men’s team from 2005 to 2010. He was named Finland’s Coach of the Year in 2007. Berruto was appointed head coach of the Italian men’s side in 2010 and guided them to bronze medals at the London 2012 Olympic Games and the 2013 and 2014 World Leagues. The team also won silver at both the 2011 and 2013 European Championships. He won a Greek league title in 2008 as coach of Panathinaikos. Berruto is a successful businessman who owns a Finnish-based production company.