Agenzia Nazionale Stampa Associata

The Agenzia Nazionale Stampa Associata (ANSA; literally "National Associated Press Agency") is the leading wire service in Italy. ANSA is a not-for-profit cooperative, whose members and owners are 36 leading news organizations in Italy. Its mission is the distribution of fair and objective news reporting.

Agenzia Nazionale Stampa Associata
TypeNot-for-profit cooperative
IndustryNews media
Founded15 January 1945; 76 years ago (1945-01-15)
FoundersEdgardo Longoni
Number of locations
22 locations in Italy
Area served
Key people
  • Giulio Anselmi, President
  • Stefano De Alessandri, CEO and director general
  • Luigi Contu, Editor-in-Chief
ProductsWire service, news websites