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Biography
President
Luca Donelli
Donelli alexo
Biography
Vice President
Maurizio Delfanti
RSE
Biography
Vice President
Riccardo Bellato
Nitrolchimica
Biography
Research
Simona Binetti
Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca
Biography
Research
Vladimiro Dal Santo
CNR
Biography
Research
Giovanni Lozza
Politecnico di Milano
Biography
Large Enterprises
Paolo Bugatti
CANNON S.p.A.
Biography
Large Enterprises
Andrea Lanuzza
Gruppo CAP
Biography
Large Enterprises
Maria Luigia Partipilo
E-Distribuzione
Biography
Large Enterprises
Giuliano Ramondino
Schneider Electric
Biography
Large Enterprises
Luigi Tischer
Ariston Thermo
Biography
SME
Giovanni Bergna
Lariana Depur
Biography
SME
Nicola Budelli
Bama Technologies
Biography
SME
Paolo Gianoglio
ICIM
Biography
SME
Aldo Locatelli
Ars Aedificandi Spa
Biography
SME
Piero Manzoni
Neorurale Hub
Biography
SME
Angelo Luigi Marchetti
Marlegno
Biography
SME
Gianni Valli
BBV Holding
Biography
Industrial Association
Roberto Colombo
Assolombarda Confindustria Milano Monza e Brianza
Biography
Permanent Observer
Fernando Alberti
LIUC Università Cattaneo
Biography
Permanent Observer
Gian Angelo Mainini
Elettromeccanica Colombo
Biography
Permanent Observer
Andrea Pastori
ANCE Lombardia
Biography
Permanent Observer
Marialuisa Volta
Università degli studi di Brescia
President

Luca Donelli

Donelli alexo

Euros Market Development Manager - Donelli Group
Class 1982. Graduated from Bocconi University (BA in International Economics & MS in Management). In the three-year period 2011-14 he is Chairman of the Youth Group of Confindustria Alto Milanese and Sherpa of the Italian delegation to the G20 Young Entrepreneurs' Alliance (@G20_YEA). He is appointed Head of International and Community Relations/Strategic Alliances, GI of Confindustria in the period 2014-17 and in 2016, he is elected President (2016) of Yes for Europe (@YesforEurope). In 2017, he assumes the role of G20 YEA representative in the B20 Financing Growth & Infrastructure Task Force and in 2018 he serves as Co-Chair of the B20 SME Development Task Force. He participated in the work of the Confindustria committees focused on Europe (2015-17) and Internationalisation of the Association System (2016-20). Since 2017 he has been President of LE2C, recently re-elected for the three-year period 2020-23, and member of the Board of Directors of the National Energy Technology Cluster.

Vice President

Maurizio Delfanti

RSE

Managing Director of RSE and Full Professor of Electrical Systems at Politecnico di Milano. He has a long experience in applied research activities in the energy sector, supporting institutions and operators.

Vice President

Riccardo Bellato

Nitrolchimica

Graduated in Economics and Business at the University of Pavia, since 2007 he has been Chairman of NitrolChimica S.p.A, a leading company in the production and recovery of solvents from industrial waste, and since 2018 Chairman of Alchemia s.r.l., a recently established company for the production and synthesis of organic solvents operating in the green economy.

He has been Chairman of the Assolombarda Chemicals Group since 2012 and Chairman of the Assolombarda Green Economy Network since 2017. He is a member of the General Council of Federchimica. For 3 years, he has been working together with ECRN (European Chemical Region Network) on the development of innovation projects between European countries. In particular, he represents Lombard chemical companies in the S3 platform for Green Chemistry and Circular Economy. Recently elected vice-president of the LE2C Cluster.

Research

Simona Binetti

Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca

Associate Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Milan-Bicocca. Since 1999 she has carried out research activities at the Materials Science Department of the University of Milan Bicocca mainly in the field of photovoltaic energy and materials for energy. She is deputy director of the "MIBSOLAR" Solar Energy Materials and Devices Centre of the same department. He represents the University of Milan Bicocca in European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) JP Fotovoltaico. She participates in the activities of the LE2C cluster since 2013 and is a member of the Board of Directors.

Research

Vladimiro Dal Santo

CNR

Graduated in Chemistry in 1997 and Doctor of Chemistry at the University of Milan in 2002. Since 2001 he has been working at the National Research Council of the Institute of Chemical Sciences and Technologies "G. Natta" (CNR-SCITEC) in Milan, as the first researcher, and in charge of the "Milano Golgi" office since March 2020, where he is responsible for the development of new materials for the sustainable production of hydrogen. He is responsible for national and European research projects. He participates in the activities of the LEC cluster, then LE2C, since 2013 and is a member of the outgoing Board of Directors representing CNR.

Research

Giovanni Lozza

Politecnico di Milano

Full Professor of Energy and Environmental Systems. Since 2020 Director of the Energy Department of the Politecnico di Milano, previously Dean of the School of Industrial and Information Engineering from 2011 to 2019. His scientific skills are in the field of energy production plants with reduced emissions of pollutants and greenhouse gases.

Large Enterprises

Paolo Bugatti

CANNON S.p.A.

After graduating in mechanical engineering from the Milan Polytechnic, he joined Bono Energia S.p.A., part of the Cannon S.p.A. Group, where he holds various positions in the commercial area, in the field of energy for high-efficiency, low-emission cogeneration plants and thermal power stations. Since 2000 he has headed the Engineering Division of Bono Energia S.p.A. Currently, he holds the role of Corporate Sales & Marketing at the Cannon S.p.A. Group holding company. Since 2012 he is Member of the Board of Directors of the Lombardy Energy Cleantech Cluster. Since 2013 he participates in the table of the Technical Energy Committee of Assolombarda.

Large Enterprises

Andrea Lanuzza

Gruppo CAP

CAP Group Technical Area Director

Graduated in management engineering from the Politecnico di Milano and with an Executive MBA from SDA Bocconi, he grew up professionally in the environmental industry with both national and international experience in both private and public companies.

Since 2016 he has held the position of Director of the Sewerage Service of the CAP Group with responsibility for sewerage and purification infrastructures and industrial activities in the province of Milan.

Large Enterprises

Maria Luigia Partipilo

E-Distribuzione

A graduate in Political Science from LUISS with an international focus, she manages relations with stakeholders and institutions for Enel in the northern macro-area, as Head of Institutional Affairs. She previously worked in marketing and communication as Head of Enel. She has long experience of working abroad and is fluent in English, French, German and Spanish.

Large Enterprises

Giuliano Ramondino

Schneider Electric

Graduated in Electrotechnics at I.T.I.S "P.HENSEMBERGER" of Monza, after various experiences in the industrial automation sector, he joined the company Schneider Electric where he holds various positions in the commercial area. Since 2017 he has held the role of Sales Manager for the Lombardy area, focusing on the processes of digitisation and energy efficiency of companies.

Large Enterprises

Luigi Tischer

Ariston Thermo

Program Manager for advanced air conditioning technologies. In the past, he has held roles as Strategic Business Director, European Project Coordinator, Business Unit Director and Operations Director. He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano, Master in Business Administration from Colorado State University. Extensive experience in international project management, R&D and Organization Management. In-depth knowledge of air conditioning technologies.

SME

Giovanni Bergna

Lariana Depur

Technical Director at Lariana Depur SpA. Graduated from the Milan Polytechnic in Environmental Engineering. He has been involved in the treatment of urban and industrial wastewater, the design of plants mainly as a processor, and management systems (quality and environment). The company Lariana Depur manages urban wastewater treatment plants, with a significant component of industrial wastewater, in the textile district of Como.

SME

Nicola Budelli

Bama Technologies

Entrepreneur, AD Bama srl, President Bama Viti srl, companies operating respectively in the chemical and electrochemical treatment of metal surfaces and in precision mechanics. Chairman at Piccola Impresa Confindustria Altomilanese, Chairman of the Economic Activities Committee of the municipality of Turbigo. Former counsellor at TAM Tutela Ambientale del Magentino SPA

SME

Paolo Gianoglio

ICIM

Graduated in Electronic Engineering at the Politecnico di Milano, MBA at SDA Bocconi, he has been involved in certification and standardisation for 25 years. Since 2008 he has been Director at ICIM SpA, a certification organisation with a strong strategic orientation towards the mechanical and energy sectors. In recent years he has directed the Industria 4.0 project, developing the certification service for access to tax benefits (hyper-amortisation and tax credit) and other business support services for the development of manufacturing digitisation projects. He is currently HR and Association Relations Director of ICIM Group, the parent company that owns ICIM SpA, the Omeco srl laboratory and the notified body PED Consorzio Pascal.  He participates in the regulatory activities of the technical committees UNI CT 033/SC 05 "BIM and digital management of construction information processes" and UNI CT 519 "Enabling technologies for Industry 4.0".

SME

Aldo Locatelli

Ars Aedificandi Spa

Member and Manager of ARS Aedificandi SPA. Graduated in philosophy, he deals with innovation and strategic development of the company. For over 20 years he has gained experience as a company manager and trade association manager in the construction sector.

SME

Piero Manzoni

Neorurale Hub

Graduation in Mechanical Engineering from the Milan Politecnico and Master's Degree in Business Administration.
From 1989 to 1994 Schneider Group and from 1994 to 2001 various senior management positions within the ABB Group, including General Manager of ABB Solutions. Last experience within the ABB Group as CEO and Country Manager of ABB Ltd in Libya, for the entire and global business of the Swiss-Swedish group.
From July 2001 to April 2006 Managing Director of Siemens Power and among other offices, Executive Chairman of Fiat Avio Power Services SpA, Executive Chairman and CEO of Telegyr SpA and Chairman of Bonus Wind Power Italia SpA. During the same period Board of Directors Member of CESI and Executive Committee of the Anie Federation.
From April 2006 to November 2008 CEO of Alpiq and Chairman of Energit SpA, as well as member of the board of the World Energy Council for Italy.
From January 2009 to January 1st 2016 CEO of Falck Renewables SpA listed Company in Milan Stock Exchange and Falck Energy SpA, CEO and General Manager of Falck SpA, and member of the committee of Assolombarda, Assoelettrica and Assorinnovabili.
From january 2016 and currently Founder&CEO of Neoruralehub, Chief Executive Officer @ Neorurale Group, Executive Chairman of Menoenergia and Executive Chairman of Acqua & Sole

SME

Angelo Luigi Marchetti

Marlegno

Graduated in Civil Engineering, a passionate and enthusiastic entrepreneur, he is a convinced supporter of innovation as the main driver to create value and growth in full respect of environmental sustainability.

He is CEO of Marlegno srl, a company specialising in green building in wood, Chairman of Assolegno (FLA), the association of the first woodworking and construction companies, and Chairman of Edinnova, a network of companies in the construction sector that invest in research and development projects.

SME

Gianni Valli

BBV Holding

Chairman of the Strategic Committee and Security Committee of BBV Holding S.r.l. (BBV Inoflex Group). Graduated from the Catholic University of Milan, Business Lawyer, member of the Bar of Milan. He provides management and operational consulting services in the strategic, organisational, administrative, banking, I.T. and manufacturing sectors. Since 2018 he has been the Representative of the IICUA (Italian Chamber of Commerce in the UAE). He supports (also with his own stable structure in Dubai and Abu Dhabi) Italian companies that have interests or intend to develop their presence in the GCC countries.

Industrial Association

Roberto Colombo

Assolombarda Confindustria Milano Monza e Brianza

Since 2015 Senior Advisor PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS ADVISORY SPA, E&U sector, member of the Technical Energy Group chaired by Alessandro Spada, VRV SPA, Vice President of Institutional Affairs, Energy and Environment of Assolombarda Confindustria Milano Monza e Brianza.

Previously he was Chairman of AGAM SpA with responsibility for development, strategies and aggregation with ACSM of Como. Executive Vice President of the new aggregate company "ACSM_AGAM SpA" from 2008 to 2011 and then Chairman with delegated powers from 2012 to 2015.

Permanent Observer

Fernando Alberti

LIUC Università Cattaneo

Professor Fernando G. Alberti, Phd is a tenured University professor of Strategic Entrepreneurship. He leads the Harvard-based international think-tank Strategique. Institutes Council Leader at Professor M.E. Porter’s Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness, Harvard Business School (MA, US), program on Microeconomics of Competitiveness. Former industrial strategist for the World Bank and UNIDO. Professor Alberti chairs the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Competitiveness at LIUC University (Italy) and is Adjunct Professor at University of Milano Bicocca (Italy), the University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switzerland (CH) and at the Ecole des Ponts Business School, Paris (France). He sits in the board of directors and in the advisory board of several companies, clusters, institutions and competitiveness centers across the globe. Professor Alberti leads the Italian competitiveness monitor on the service industry and the project Italia Compete. His last publication, Entrepreneurship by Design, ranked 1st on Amazon amongst business best-sellers. In 2019 Professor Alberti was appointed by Professor Porter in the Hall of Fame of Harvard Business School. 

Permanent Observer

Gian Angelo Mainini

Elettromeccanica Colombo

Gianni Mainini, entrepreneur owner of Elettromeccanica Colombo, a company that has been manufacturing electrical transformers since 1901, present on all world markets.

Former mayor of Inveruno and President of Centro Studi Marcora, Past president of Confindustria Alto Milanese and LE2C.

Permanent Observer

Andrea Pastori

ANCE Lombardia

Senior Project Manager in ANCE Lombardia, the Lombardy regional builders association where he works since 2008, accountable for technology, innovation and energy efficiency. He cooperate with LE2C since its early years; he has contributed to the development and study of Green building issues, supporting the cluster’s organization.

 

Permanent Observer

Marialuisa Volta

Università degli studi di Brescia

Full Professor of Control Systems with the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering of the University of Brescia. Coordinator of national and European research projects, she develops integrated assessment models for air quality and greenhouse gas emissions planning and control. Member of international board for the assessment of air quality policies in Europe. Scientific advisor (with prof. G. Guariso) for the LE2C “Clean Air” group.

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