Management board

Alberto Calcagno
Chief Executive Officer

Alberto Calcagno is Fastweb’s Chief Executive Officer. Calcagno joined the company in 2000 as Head of Strategic Planning. He has covered various strategic roles within the company: from 2005 to 2007 he was Chief Financial Officer and from 2007 to 2010 he was Chief Operating Officer.

Born in 1972 and graduated in Political Economics at Milan’s Bocconi University, Calcagno worked for international investment banks like Salomon Brothers and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, specializing in mergers and acquisitions in the telecommunications industry.

Ernesto Bonalumi
Technology Officer

Ernesto Bonalumi is Fastweb’s Technology Officer. Bonalumi has several years of experience in the field with a focus in Enterprise segment having previously spent the last ten years as the Head of Sales Engineering, PM&SM & Provisioning, supporting Fastweb in the development of infrastructure and services - from connectivity to cloud and security platforms - for companies and for the Public Administration.

Fabrizio Casati
Chief Wholesale Officer

Fabrizio Casati is Chief Wholesale Officer of Fastweb and he is in charge of Sales and Customer Operations for the market of Telco Operators. Casati joined Fastweb in 2004 to start-up the relationship with other telco operators and to grow the business in this market.

Born in 1967, from 1999 to 2004 he worked in Colt Telecom as Responsible of the Wholesale Market and then as Sales Director of the Enterprise sector. Previously he has held positions of increasing responsibility in Sales for other telecommunication companies such as AT&T, Sprint International and GlobalOne, and for other telco system companies such as Mitel.

Lisa Di Feliciantonio
Chief External Relations & Sustainability Officer

Lisa Di Feliciantonio is Chief External Relations & Sustainability Officer of Fastweb and is responsible for the institutional and media relations in Italy and abroad, with the aim of ensuring a constant and transparent dialogue with all stakeholders in one phase particularly delicate and transformative in the tlc market. She also coordinates the internal communication and the company's environmental and social sustainability programs. Lisa Di Feliciantonio joined Fastweb in 2009, managing the Regulatory Policy and EU Affairs. Since 2015 Lisa Di Feliciantonio became Head of Public Affairs and Media Relations in 2015.

Graduated in Political Science at the University of Rome La Sapienza and with an MBA of Politecnico of Milano, Lisa Di Feliciantonio worked in AGCOM as advisor of one of the members of the Board and within the regulatory department, and before she was responsible for network planning and development at Orbit, the first digital satellite TV of the Middle East and North Africa. She writes for specialized economic publications and has published two books (“I media della convergenza”, in 1998 and “Switchover”, in 2004).

Augusto Di Genova
Chief Enterprise Officer

Augusto Di Genova is Chief Enterprise Officer of Fastweb and he is in charge of sales, implementation and management of solutions and services for the whole Enterprise and Public Administration market.

Di Genova joined Fastweb in 2004 covering roles with increasing responsibilities in the sales department over the years. In 2007 he became Responsible of the Industry and Services sector, and then in 2011 of the entire Business market. In 2016 Di Genova took over responsibility for the Large Companies and the Public Administration market, and in 2018 of the whole Enterprise market.

Born in 1972, after graduating with honors in Economics and Business at "La Sapienza" University of Rome and a professional experience as auditor in PWC, he has been working for 4 years with increasing responsibilities in Between (now EY), dealing with Strategies, Business Plans and M&A operations for the main players in the telecommunications sector.

Peter Grüter
Chief Financial Officer

Peter Grüter is Chief Financial Officer of Fastweb since July 2014 and is responsible for managing all financial activities and aspects of the company.

Born in 1968 in Germany, Grüter studied in Germany, France and in the United States. He holds a a PhD in physics from École Normale Supérieure in Paris. Prior to Swisscom, he served 7 years as management consultant with McKinsey and Comp, Berlin. Peter specialized in telecom, IT, and media industries, and strategy and business development functions. He joined Swisscom in 2005 where he acted as head of Group Strategy and Head of Strategy for several operating units. He has been member of the Board of Directors of Swisscom Central and Eastern Europe, Airbites Ukraine, Swisscom Hospitality Services and several start-ups co-funded by Swisscom Group. In 2012 he headed the Group Participation Management, supporting and supervising Swisscom’s Italian It Services businesses.

Luca Mastropaolo
Chief Consumer & Small Business Officer

Luca Mastropaolo is Chief Consumer and Small Business Officer of Fastweb since October 2018 and is responsible of sales and Customer Operations for the consumer and micro-business market. Mastropaolo joined Fastweb in 2000 covering roles with increasing responsibilities over the years. In 2011 he became head of management control and from 2014 of the Business Steering department and of all the budgeting, reporting and credit activities.

Born in 1969, after graduating in Economics at Cattolica University of Milan, before he joined Fastweb, Mastropaolo developed his professional career in the accounting sector of KPMG and in in Internal Auditing Department of Vodafone.

Matteo Melchiorri
Human Capital Officer

Matteo Melchiorri is Chief Human Capital Officer of Fastweb with responsibility for internal organization, recruiting and enhancing human resources activities after being Head of HR Organization & Operations since May 2016, when he joined the company.

Born in the US in 1972 Melchiorri graduated in Economics at Bocconi University in Milan. Melchiorri’s professional experience has developed within important international groups such as Deutsche Bank, Microsoft and Bolton Manitoba, where he was of Head of Human Resources from 2007 to 2011. From 2011 to 2016, Melchiorri was Director of Human Resources of Star (GB Foods Group).

Walter Renna
Chief Product Officer

Walter Renna is Chief Product Officer of Fastweb since December 2020 and is responsible for the development of new generation services and products able to offer an outstanding digital customer experience with the goal of accelerating the company transformation into an infrastructured Over the Top.

In the previous two years, Renna held the position of Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for the sustainability and the longterm business development along with corporate operating efficency. Renna joined the company in 2008 with responibilities in strategies, business plan and M&A where he contribuited to stategic projects as the expansion of the fibre access network and the development of Flash Fiber, the joint venture between TIM and Fastweb, set up with the aim to bring fiber optic to homes in 29 cities. Born in 1982, after graduating in Economy at the University of Bologna and getting a Master degree at Bocconi University, Renna developed his career in KPMG advisory and M&A for Fashion, Luxury, Publishing and Automotive for leading companies.