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Renato Mazzoncini


Gianni Vittorio Armani


Renato Mazzoncini has been Managing Director and Chief Executive of A2A since May 2020.
Electronic engineer and professor at the Politecnico di Milano scientific-technical university, where he teaches the Mobility - Infrastructures and Services course and is also a member of the Advisory Board.

His professional career has seen him at the head of a number of leading companies in sectors of strategic national importance. He started work at Ansaldo, then moving on to head private, public and semi private company, as well as local public services, before joining Gruppo Ferrovie dello Stato (Gruppo FS) in 2012 as Managing Director of its Busitalia subsidiary.
From 2015 to 2018, he held the position of Managing Director and Chief Executive of Gruppo FS, during which time ANAS was integrated into the Group. An enthusiast and expert in the sphere of environmental issues, the green economy and climate change, he worked with international experts on RoadMap to 2050. A Manual for Nations to Decarbonize by Mid Century, presented at the COP 25 conference.
He also contributed as an author to Green Planning for Cities and Communities, a book dealing with various issues relating to the development and planning of smart and green cities. He currently holds the position of Vice President of Elettricità Futura and is a member of its Executive Board and General Council. In November 2020, he was elected to the General Council of Confindustria Brescia. He is also a member of Utilitalia’s Listed Companies Committee and of the Founders’ Assembly of the Fondazione Politecnico di Milano.

Current Positions

Since November 2020 Member of the General Council of Confindustria Brescia
Since May 2020 Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of A2A SpA
Since July 2020 Deputy Chairman and Member of the Board of Directors and General Council of Elettricità Futura
Since July 2020 Member of the Utilitalia Listed Companies Committee
Member of the Founding Members Assembly of the Fondazione Politecnico
Since September 2018 freelancer and senior industrial advisor at the national and international level
Since September 2017 Professor at the Politecnico di Milano teaching the “Mobility – Infrastructures and Services” course part of the Master’s Degree course of studies
Since 2015 Member of the Advisory Board of the Politecnico di Milano

Previous working experience: Positions held

Between 2017 and 2018, after one year as a Deputy Chairman, took on the role of Chairman for UIC, the International Union of Railways, an association of 200 railway companies hailing from 100 different countries

From 2015 to 2018 Chief Executive Officer for the Ferrovie dello Stato Group

In 2012 joined Ferrovie dello Stato SpA Group as Chief Executive Officer for the Busitalia SpA subsidiary company

Since 1997 managed public service companies and between 1999 and 2012 held, seamlessly, the role of Chief Executive Officer for private, public and mixed public service companies operating in Lombardy, Veneto and Emilia Romagna

In 1992 started a career as an electro-technical design engineer at the Ansaldo Group