Claudio Machetti was named Head of the new Enel Group's Global Trading and UpStream Gas Business Line in March 2016.
Mr. Machetti joined the Enel Group in 2000 when he was made Head of its Finance Area, and in 2005 he was named Financial Director, a role he held until 2009. Before taking up his current position he was Director of the Risk Management Department.
He began his career at Banco di Roma in 1983, and became an executive in the bank's Central Finance Department before being named Deputy Director of Financial Analysis in 1990. He was subsequently Head of Capital Markets Area and Head of Finance at the Italian state railway company Ferrovie dello Stato Italiano (FS), Chief Financial Officer for FS subsidiary Fercredit and a board member at several finance and insurance companies.
Mr. Machetti has been a board member at Endesa, Terna and Wind, as well as at a number of Enel Group companies. He was also Chairman of Fondenel and Fopen, Enel's two employee pension funds.
He graduated with a degree in Statistics from the University of Rome La Sapienza.