Paola Annamaria Petrone
Chairman and independent non-executive director
Born in Milan in 1967, she gained a degree in Modern Languages and Literature from the IULM University of Milan. She later gained an MBA from the SDA Bocconi School of Management, Milan. She is currently a member of the Board of Directors the General Manager of AAMPS S.p.A. She was the General Manager of AMSA of the A2A Group from 2012 to 2015. Previously, she worked for the FCA Group, firstly as Global Director Outbound Logistics and CEO of I-Fast Automotive Logistics and later on, from 2010, as Global Senior Vice President Supply Chain Management of FCA and Chair of I Fast Container Logistics. Between 2003 and 2008 she worked at Trenitalia, holding various posts, most recently as Director of Regional Transport for Lombardy. From 2000 to 2002 she worked as a Manager at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. She started out on her career at the Siemens Group, firstly as Inbound Logistics Coordinator of the Milan Industrial Automation Division, then as Key Account Logistics Manager for Italy at the parent company in Germany.