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.
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.
Roberto Chieppa is Marketing & Customer Experience Officer of Fastweb since December 2017, with responsibility for Marketing, Communication, Digital, Customer Experience, Innovation and Corporate Social Responsibility, after joining the company as Head of Marketing in November 2014.
After graduating in Business Economics at Bocconi University in Milan, Chieppa developed his professional career in Italy and abroad with multiple roles with international responsibility, 13 years in the consumer goods sector and the last 7 in Retail. In particular, he worked for more than a decade in Procter & Gamble Marketing and Sales, managing brands such as Ace, Dash, Lines and Pampers. Subsequently he gained important experience as “Marketing Director” in Bolton Manitoba, “Group Marketing & eCommerce Director” of Prénatal and “Director of Marketing & e Commerce” of OVS and Coin Group.
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.
Andrea Lasagna is Technology Officer of Fastweb since January 2018. Born in 1967 in Monza, he is responsible for the technological areas and operating processes relating to the Network, Data Centers and to the Information Technology Infrastructure. He joined Fastweb during the start-up in 1999, in charge of Broadband access technology for data, voice and video communication services, and of the implementation of the Fiber Network development plan. In 2011 was appointed as Head of Network Engineering, with the overall responsibility for fixed and mobile Network Technologies.
Previously Lasagna worked for several years in the Telecommunication sector in increasingly senior positions in development and implementation of broadband networks, within international groups such Digital Equipment, Omnitel and Kraft Foods.
Massimo Mancini is Chief Enterprise Officer of Fastweb. He co-ordinates Sales and Customer Operations for medium, large corporations and Public Administration market. He joined Fastweb in 2005 as responsible for the start-up of Central Public Administration sector and subsequently was appointed head of the whole Public Administration sector with the acquisition of the responsibility for Local Public Administrations in 2009.
Born in 1963 and graduated in Computer Science at Bari’s University, Mancini had his first professional experience as Software Administrator in Italtel s.p.a., and then he worked for sixteen years in Telecom Italia, starting with technical responsibilities and subsequently as sales mergers in the corporate industry sectors for centre and south area.
Luca Mastropaolo is 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 is Human Capital Officer of Fastweb since october 2017 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 is Operating Officer of Fastweb since september 2018 with responsibility for the sustainability and the long term 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. From 2016 Renna is member of the Management Board of Flash Fiber.
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.
Tommaso Romito is Digital Trasformation Officer of Fastweb since July 2018 with responsibility of evolution, development and IT system management after joying the company in 2012 as Head of ICT services within the Enterprise Business Unit.
After graduating in Architecture at the University of Rome, Romito developed his career in Italy in national and multinational ICT companies with multiple roles and responsibilities in the technical and in the sales area as well as in the APPs and in the infrastructures sector. In particular, he worked for 6 years by the International Lab of Software Development of IBM, for 12 years in the Istituto di Automazione delle Casse di Risparmio with responsibility of Banking Information Systems development and management and 12 years in EDS with responsibily in the delivery field and in the commercial area.
Sergio Scalpelli is Chief Institutional & External Relations Officer of Fastweb since 2001 and is responsible for relations with bodies, institutions, government agencies, associations and the Italian and international media, to ensure that the company’s institutional visibility is consistent with its industrial plan.
Born in 1959, from 1983 to 1992 Scalpelli has been the director of the Casa della Cultura in Milan, a training and information center active in social sciences and the humanities. One of the founders (1995) and managing director until 1998 of the daily newspaper Il Foglio. As journalist and editorial consultant, Scalpelli was member of the editorial committee of Limes, an Italian geopolitical journal, and edited the Frontiere series for the Guerini publishing house. He was also member of the board of directors of the Ideazione foundation and editor of the monthly magazine Critica Sociale. From 1991 to 1993 he was a member of the board of directors of Milan’s Bocconi University. From 1995 to july 2006 he has been editor of Tempi weekly magazine, and a member of Milan city council from 1997 to 2001.
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