T20 Forum on Climate Change


Nicola Monti

CEO, Edison

Nicola Monti was born in Varese on July 6 th 1962. Married with two daughters, he graduated in Civil Hydraulic Engineering at the Politecnico of Milano. Chief Executive Officer of EDISON spa since July 2019. He also covers the position of Chairman in the marketing and sales affiliate Edison Energia spa and the energy services affiliate Fenice spa.

He joined EDISON in 1999 as head of foreign business development, launching Edison activities in the Greek power market and the development of new gas import routes to Italy. In 2007 he moved to the Exploration & Production Division as deputy Executive Vice President, taking the lead of the Division in 2012 when he joined the EDISON Executive Committee. In 2017 he took the position of Executive Vice President of the Power Asset and Engineering Division supporting EDISON growth in the renewables energy sector and in high efficiency power generation.

From 1996 to 1998 he joined ANSALDO ENERGIA and moved to South East Asia as resident regional manager. From 1989 to 1995 he worked in SNAM Spa where he covered several positions within the foreign business development division, among which he spent 3 years in Argentina as Area Manager for South America.


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