Milan, May 18 - Neftegaz.RU.
Italian Eni has chosen Claudio Descalzi to be its CEO for the 3rd time. The company
has also named its new chairwoman and members of board committees.
This will be the 3rd term in the role of Eni CEO for Claudio Descalzi
where he will also serve as the general manager of the company. He will be responsible for the management of the company, except for specific responsibilities that are reserved for the board of directors and those that are not to be delegated according to the current legislation.
Descalzi is the current CEO of Eni, appointed in May 2014. He started his nearly 40-year career in Eni in 1981 as an oil & gas field petroleum engineer and, then, the project manager for the North Sea, Congo, and Nigeria areas’ development. In 1990 he became Italy’s head of reservoir and operating activities.
After working in different roles in the company he was named the deputy COO of Eni
’s exploration & production division in 2005, while between 2006 and 2014 he was appointed president of Assomineraria.
Meanwhile, between 2008 and 2014, he became the COO of Eni’s exploration & production division and from 2010 to 2014 he was chairman of Eni UK.