board of directors

Luigi Michi

Independent Board Member

Work experience
Luigi Michi, born in Italy in 1958, received degree cum laudae in Electrical Engeneering.
He has been recently appointed as Senior Advisor with “Key to energy”, a skilled and well grounded energy consultancy firm, dealing with a wide range of electricity and gas topics in the energy sector. Up to end 2019 he was the Head of Strategy, Development and System Operation in Terna Spa, the Italian Trasmission System Operator, being particularly responsible for regulatory affairs, grid planning, market analysis and dispatching activities.
With a significant over thirty-years experience in the energy industry, where he has been playing different roles since 1985, Luigi is a ‘fully fledged’ expert of energy markets and complex electrical systems, being now intensively involved in the current energy transition.
He joined Terna in 2015, after a long and deep experience in Enel as Executive Vice President, Head of the Energy Management Business Area, engaged in managing and dispatching the whole Italian generation portfolio, as well as carrying out commodity trading activities in the European markets.
Before joining the generation industry, he had been undertaking several activities related to the grid and power transmission line field (design, construction, control), since 1988.
From 1984 to 1987 he joined the ENI group, dealing with turbogas power station designing and job management (turn key contracts).

Education
Luigi Michi graduated cum laudae in Electrical Engeneering at the University of Pisa in 1983. During the following years he attended several senior executive business programs (Columbia University, Harvard, IESE).

Family and Free Time
Mr Michi is married with three kids. He loves spending his leisure time photographing and dealing with audio-visual projects.