Saipem names new CEO Francesco Caio
Saipem has appointed Francesco Caio as its new CEO. He takes over from Stefano Cao who served as CEO of Saipem since 2015. Caio was born in 1957 and owns a degree in Electronic Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from INSEAD Fontainebleau, France. Caio, the new CEO, has served on the board of directors of multinational companies in the United States, England, France, and Italy for companies such as Equant, Motorola, Bocconi University, Gruppo Sole 24 Ore, Invensys plc, Alcatel Lucent, Confindustria, Politecnico di Milano and BNL SpA. He has been an advisor to government initiatives in digital and broadband technologies.