Giovanni Coppola

Programme Manager at Enel

Giovanni Coppola, M. Sc. Engineering, he is currently employed in the New Technologies and Global Infrastructures and Networks Innovation unit of Enel SpA, within Global Infrastructures and Networks division.

His responsibilities include international program management within Smart Grids sector, including innovation partnerships and corporate venture capital management. He is involved in technology strategy planning to unlock innovative business models at global level in order to secure new sources of value in the fast evolving framework of energy industry in mature and emergent markets.

Before joining Enel, he has worked as hardware engineer for ASIC development within semiconductors industry, designing System-On-Chip products for energy efficiency and biomedical applications, developing hands-on know-how on leading edge technology development, prototyping and low-TTM process management.

He authored several international technical and business papers on the subject of Smart Grids and has been responsible for demonstration phase of FP7 lighthouse project on electric mobility, Green eMotion.

Giovanni Coppola