Born in Belgirate (Italy) in 1950. Degree in Electronic Engineering, Milan Polytechnic University.

Career path

2015 Global Infrastructure and Networks Enel Chairman of Enel Distribuzione

2005 - 2014 Head of Infrastructure and Network Division of Enel SpA CEO of Enel Distribuzione. Chairman of Enel Sole.

2010 - 2013 Chairman and Founding member of the association European Distribution System Operators for Smart Grids.

2006 - 2013 Chairman of Enel Rete Gas, managing natural gas distribution for 4 million customers.

2005 - 2011 CEO of Deval, managing electrical distribution in Valle D’Aosta region.

2004 - 2010 Member of the European Technology Platform for Smart Grids.

2002 - 2004 Head of Commercial department of Enel Distribuzione, managing 30 million residential and industrial customers.

1999 - 2001 Head of Market in Eurogen, Elettrogen and Interpower Member of the M&A team responsible for the disposals.

1995 - 1999 Area Vice President West Europe and Africa and member of the Executive Commitee in Elsag Bailey Process Automation, listed at NYSE, within Finmeccanica Group.

1992 - 1997 CEO Elsag Bailey Process Automation, Finmeccanica Group, first in Germany, then in The Netherlands and finally in Austria.

Before 1991 Held different positions in Finmeccanica Group as well as in the Mannesmann Group in Italy.

Current position

  • Global Infrastructure and Networks Enel


Other Boards of Directors of which he is a member

  • Director of Enel Americas, S.A.


Other Activities

  • Vice Chairman of the association European Distribution System Operators for Smart Grids
  • Member of the Executive Committee of Italian Electrotechnical Committee