Mauro Moretti (born 29 October 1953) is an Italian executive and current CEO of Ferrovie dello Stato S.p.A, chairman of the Community of European Railway and Infrastructure Companies and vice chairman of the Union internationale des chemins de fer.
Mauro Moretti joined Ferrovie dello Stato a few months after graduating in Electro Technical Engineering at Bologna University. His career continued in FS and after passing a public examination he reached an executive position. Since then, he has held numerous positions in various sectors and with various companies of the Group. Moretti has been Vice-Director of the Technologies and System Development Division (December 1991), Director of the Technological Development and Rolling Stock Division (March 1993), Managing Director of Metropolis, the Group company for the management, development of real estate assets (February 1994).
In December 1997 Moretti became the director of "Area Strategica di Affari" (ASA)- Business Stategies, which he managed even after it was transformed into the Infrastructure Division (July 1999). In February 2001 Moretti became a Member of the Board of Directors of Ferrovie dello Stato. In July of the same year, Rete Ferroviaria Italiana was set up and he was appointed Managing Director.
Moretti holds various positions outside Ferrovie dello Stato group:
- Chairman of Collegio Ingegneri Ferroviari Italiani (Italian Association of Railway Engineers) since 2004
- Vice-president of UIR (Industrialist and Enterprises Association of Rome)
- Member of the European Management Committee of the International Railway Union (UIC) since 2007
- Member of the Board of Confindustria (Italian Confederation of Industry) since October 2006
- Member of the Board of Federtrasporto (National Confederation of transport and services companies) since May 2007
- Member of the Board of Assolombarda (Industrialist and Enterprises Association of Lombardia) since May 2007
Honours and awards
- Knight of the Order of Merit for Labour: nominated by president of Italy Giorgio Napolitano (2010).
- Moretti has been awarded in Milan by the Financial Company Awards 2008 as the best manager of the year.
- Organigramma CER CER
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- "University of Cassino" (in (Italian)). .ing.unicas.it. Retrieved 24 August 2010.
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