Saipem’s board approves updated organisational structure and appoints new General Manager

Source: press release, 4 February 2022

Alessandro Puliti, Saipem General Manager
Alessandro Puliti, Saipem General Manager (photo: Saipem)

The Board of Directors of Saipem S.p.A., chaired by Silvia Merlo, has approved the new organisational structure of the company. The new structure has been designed by Saipem to reinforce the execution capabilities for the company projects and to complete the on-going strategic review aimed at strengthening the capital and financial structure of the Group.

The new organisation envisages the following:

  • The set-up of a new General Manager function with broad operative and managerial responsibilities.
  • The creation of a specific unit focused on reinforcing the activity of financial planning and control of the projects and of the other company’s operations.
  • The consolidation of the legal and contract management responsibilities in a corporate department within the new General Manager office.

In addition, the Board of Directors of Saipem, after having consulted the Remuneration and Nominee Committee and the Related Parties Committee, has appointed Alessandro Puliti as General Manager of the company.

Alessandro Puliti, currently General Manager of the Natural Resources Division at ENI S.p.A will start in his new role on the 7 of February 2022.

Based on Alessandro Puliti self-declaration, the Board of Directors has verified that he meets the integrity’s requirements, as stated by the current legislation.

Moreover, Paolo Calcagnini, currently Deputy General Manager and Chief Business Officer of CDP S.p.A. will join the management team of Saipem, reporting to the new General Manager.

Calcagnini will be responsible for the above mentioned new unit focused on reinforcing the activity of financial planning and control.