Testing and Validation Manager Marelli Motori Italy HQ
Sales Director Marelli Motori USA
General Sales Manager Marelli Motori China
Chief Technical Officer Chief Operating Officer
Andrea Casella joined Marelli Motori in 2014, after 15 years of professional experience mainly spent as Chief Engineer and Technical Director in multinational companies such as Robert Bosch, Carraro Group and Piovan Group. Skilled in program management of technological and interfunctional projects, Andrea has a strong background in R&D and engineering of stationary and mobile control systems for off-highway and automotive applications. He is also experienced in static power conversion for industrial drives and the renewable energy markets, especially for large scale plants. Andrea is married and has two sons, he loves science, music, nature and art. He is keen on skiing and trekking in the Italian Alps.
Claudio Gallana is a Senior Executive Manager with more than 25 years of experience in leading manufacturing and operations of multinational and entrepreneurial companies. He has a direct experience of Japanese manufacturing systems thanks to 11 years in Komatsu. Claudio has also gained an extensive experience in turnaround and production footprint re-organization of multi-site operations (GGP Group, BONFIGLIOLI Group). Deep knowledge of international supply chain management and low cost countries manufacturing & supply activities are a valuable addition to his experience. Claudio is married with Giulia and father of two daughters. His main passions are scuba diving, karate and motorbikes. He also loves reading philosophy books.
Chief Commercial Officer
Franco Amadori has almost 30 years of experience in the electrical machines & drives business. After joining Marelli Motori in 1998, he has taken on roles of increasing levels of responsibility and complexity, especially as Managing Director of Marelli Motori Central Europe (Germany) and currently as Chief Commercial Officer. He discovered early on in his career a natural enthusiasm for sales, no doubt enabled by his interest in developing productive human relationships. Franco is married and father to a son and a daughter. He loves good wine and good food and likes to spend his spare time boating and travelling.
Chief Financial Officer
Marco Rondelli has almost 20 years of experience as a CFO in hi-tech manufacturing companies operating in an international environment. His main background and extensive expertise is in cost controlling, managerial accounting, budgeting and business planning. He aims to make a valuable contribution to the business and enjoys being in a strong team. He has two daughters and likes biking, fishing, good food and wine.
Chief Information Officer
Before joining Marelli Motori in 2017, Mario has gained over 20 years’ consulting experience with multinational companies such as IBM, Wartsila, Bolton Group, Carraro Group, Luxottica, Acciaierie Valbruna and Zambon Group. He specifically focused his last 10 years’ working career on defining and conducting ERP and transformation projects. Being a certified Project Management Professional since 2007, he has successfully managed and accomplished very complex company transformation paths to new organizational models and innovated information systems. Mario has a son, a daughter and a cat. His main passions are cars, collecting timepieces and electronics.
Chief Marketing Officer
Massimiliano Baroni joined Marelli Motori in 2016, after more than 20 years of professional experience in international companies (Pirelli, Saipem) dealing with hi-tech infrastructures such as telecommunications, oil&gas and power plants. His previous roles as Regional Sales Director and Senior VP Contracting have gained him a very extensive experience in business development, sales and negotiation of partnership agreements with major global players. He is an outstanding cross-functional leader who has successfully managed the Marelli Motori South African subsidiary and later progressed to become the company’s Chief Marketing Officer. Massimiliano holds a Master of Science Degree in Industrial Technologies Engineering and MBA. He likes modern and contemporary art and is passionate about developing people’s full potential.
Chief Executive Officer
Mauro Sacchetto has held several CEO/Chairman positions since coming to Marelli Motori in November 2014, including Saipem, Datalogic Group, Pirelli and Honeywell Bull. With more than 20 years of success stories in the electronics and telecommunications multinational business as well as hi-tech industrial companies and energy & multiutility, Mauro brings top management talent and extensive international experience. A turnaround expert with a successful track record of returning companies to profitability and rapid growth and development. Mauro has one daughter and is very passionate about music, travelling, arts and human comprehension and understanding.
Chief HR and Change Officer
Paolo Buratto has almost 30 years of experience within Human Resources & Organization. His professional competence portfolio integrates a solid knowledge of psychological and social dynamics with a consistent capability to deal with all factors affecting industrial company business performance. Paolo’s ideal work environment is a complex international organization where multitasking, flexibility and proactivity are the key factors for successfully achieving targets. His biggest passions are his family, his strong professional commitment and riding his bike. However, thanks to the fundamental contribution of his patient and beloved wife, Paolo can proudly say that his two sons are the real and priceless success of his life.