XA PODCAST EPISODE 1 – Giulio Zito – Boxing, Entrepreneurship and Education

This very first episode of the podcast features Giulio Zito (@giulio_zito). A former professional boxer from Milan, Italy. He was 4 x national Champion and part of the National team Italy. He is now 26 and studying business management. How did he come from boxing to the world of business and entrepreneurship? In this episode, we explore boxing, entrepreneurship and much more.


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