Head of Russia and Central Asia Market Development eni s.p.a.

Participating session
Session 3
Topic: Offshore fields of the Caspian Sea: development experience and new investment opportunities

Currently he is the Head of Russia and Central Asia Market Development eni s.p.a. Since 2020 Mr. Ernesto Ferlenghi is the Member of the Gazprombank Council for the Implementation of Sustainable Development Principles, Chairman of the Steering Group on the AEB Green Initiative and Executive Vice President Confindustria Russia. From 2015 was at various positions as Chairman of energy committee AEB, Member of the Board AEB, Member of the Management Board "Lisbon-Vladivostok: Common Economic Space", Co-president from Italian side of Russian-Italian civil society Forum Dialogue and President of Confindustria Russia (association of Italian industrialists in Russia). From 2014 to 2017: Senior Advisor for Russian Federation of eni group, Saipem, SNAM and Technimont S.p.A. From 2010 to 2015: Honorary Consul of the Italian Republic in Novy Urengoy and Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area. From 2005 to 2014: eni s.p.a. Chief Representative in the Russian Federation and CIS From 2010 to 2014: Member of the Board of Directors and Deputy Director General in Arcticgas LLC (former SeverEnergia, a JV of Novatek-Gazprom Neft-Eni-Enel). Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cyrus, Saipem-USC JV. Mr. Ernesto Ferlenghi graduated from «Тоr Vergata» University of Rome, Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Natural Sciences. He has been awarded with the Order of the Star of Italian Solidarity, and a note of acknowledgement of the President of the Russian Federation for the contribution to the development of the Russian-Italian cooperation in the oil and gas sector.