Emma Marcegaglia is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Marcegaglia Holding S.p.A., and Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Marcegaglia Steel Spa and its subsidiaries companies operating in the processing of steel. (Marcegaglia Carbon Steel Spa, Marcegaglia Specialties Spa, Marcegaglia Plates Spa, Marcegaglia Ravenna Spa, Marcegaglia Gazoldo Inox Spa, Marcegaglia Palini e Bertoli)
She is also Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Marcegaglia Investments Srl, the holding company of diversified activities of the group. (from July 1998 to June 2015 CEO of Marcegaglia Spa)
Chairman of Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) since November 2014.
Furthermore, she sits on the Board of Directors of the following companies: Bracco S.p.A. (since May 2005) and Gabetti Property Solutions S.p.A. (since April 2005).
In the past, she has held the following offices:
Chairman of Eni from May 2014 to May 2020. Her functions in ENI were: internal audit, supervisor of internal control system, participate to investors strategy presentation with the CEO, roadshows with investors on ESG themes and communicate the internal process of corporate governance. In charge with the CEO to meet economic and financial institutions and members of the Government.
Member of the European Commission High Level Industrial Roundtable “Industry 2030” until October 2019.
President of Luiss Guido Carli University until June 2019.
President of Businesseurope from July 2013 to July 2018.
President of Confindustria from May 2008 to May 2012.
Member of the Board of Italcementi S.p.A; Chairman of Fondazione Aretè Onlus; Member of the Management Board of Banco Popolare; Member of the Board of Directors of FinecoBank S.p.A and Italcementi Spa.; Confindustria Vice President for infrastructure, energy, transport and environment from May 2004 until May 2008; Italian Representative in the High Level Group for energy, competitiveness, and environment created by the European Commission; Vice President of Confindustria for Europe from 2000 until 2002; National President of Confindustria Young Entrepreneurs from 1996 till 2000, President of YES (European Confederation of the Young Entrepreneurs) from 1997 till 2000; National Vice President of Confindustria Young Entrepreneurs from 1994 till 1996.
Born in Mantua in 1965, Emma Marcegaglia holds a Degree in Business Administration, with first class honours, at the Bocconi University in Milano. She has later attended the postgraduate Master in Business Administration at the University of New York. She has been awarded and named “Bocconiana dell’anno” (Best Bocconi student of the year) for the year 1996.