After a painstaking selection process taking in over forty
applications from throughout Italy, today the Board of Directors of
the Consortium for the Research Area appointed Stefano Casaleggi as
the new Director General of the Trieste Science and Technology
Park. Candidates included managers of science parks and public and
A native of Friuli, Stefano Casaleggi, 52 will succeed Enzo Moi
and will take office on 15 July of this year.
Brief profile of Stefano Casaleggi
Stefano Casaleggi was born in Udine. He earned an undergraduate
degree in electronic engineering, a master's degree in business
management from SDA Bocconi, and completed the executive education
programme at INSEAD in Fontainebleau. After ten years of experience
with IBM, both in Italy and abroad, in the marketing & sales
and business consulting fields, he moved to the Edison group where
he was the business director for the electrical sector.
Over the course of his four years as director general of Edison
Energia, the group became the leader in the free energy market.
After leaving Edison, he founded Hyperlynx, a consulting firm whose
clients include major national electricity concerns and formerly
municipally-owned companies. In 2009 he was one of the founders of
Aither, an energy company that produces electricity from renewable
sources, and in 2010 he founded Castel, a strategic and process