Ugo de Carolis
Chief Executive Officer
Born in Rome in 1965, he completed a degree in Mechanical Engineering at Rome's La Sapienza University. He started his career at Procter & Gamble, where he stayed for five years, in different capacities within the production area, both in Italy and abroad. In 1997 he joined General Electric and, in 2002, he became Managing Director of the GE Capital sector dealing with the long-term rental of company fleets. In November 2003, he took up the role of Managing Director for Leasys, part of the Fiat group, leading company in the Italian long-term rental market. In 2007 he moved to Chicago where he was put in charge of the after sales department within CNH, a Fiat group company that produces and markets farm and earthmoving machines.
On September 2008 he enters the Autostrade per l'Italia group as Managing Director for Telepass, Company created to undertake activities in relation to the release, marketing and management of electronic payment systems, and of which he is currently President.