OPTIMA has been established to design and manufacture cooking appliances for domestic use. The products are peculiar due to the strong italian design and the modern technology and functionality. OPTIMA manufactures in Italy free standing cookers, built in hobs and ovens, gas and electric, pizza ovens and tigel - focaccia.

The founder

The Managing Director Mr. Giancarlo Lei is an entrepreneur with a large experience in the field of Home Appliances and he decided to create the new company OPTIMA. In his professional career he covered different roles as consultant, managing director ( partner), main shareholder of leading companies as Ligmar, Urania-Terim, Glem Gas, Tecnogas, Lar. He purchased from the liquidation of G3 Ferrari all the technical tools ( except the brand) to manufacture “pizza ovens” and “tigel-focaccia”; he purchased from the liquidation of Terim the technical tools to manufacture free standing cookers, built in hobs and ovens ( brands excluded). He established OPTIMA with the intention to create a manufacturing plant modern and efficient.

Company’s philosophy

All the product lines, Vintage or Professional, have a strong identity due to the specific design. All the components are designed internally and manufactured in Italy. The products are projected to be technologically advanced ,with low energy consumption and maximum heating efficiency. OPTIMA utilizes only recyclables raw materials , compatible with the health of consumers. “Quality” is the concept identifying OPTIMA’s world.

Manufacturing plant

The production is organized in the main OPTIMA’s plant of 10.400 sqmt, in Via Vignolese 1387 San Damaso- MODENA - ITALY. All the phases in relation with the moulding -powder , inspection of raw materials, assembly, testing of each individual product are strictly checked by the OPTIMA’s engineers.


OPTIMA has a qualified and competent team of collaborators with a large experience in the field of “cooking appliances”.