Chairman of Executive Board
ETNO, Italy

From 1996-99 Luigi Gambardella ran the regulatory and Institutional affairs for Olivetti. In 1999 he joined the Telecom Italia Group, in charge of relations with the National Regulatory Authority, and he is currently their Vice President Relations with International Institutions and Organizations. He is also the Chairman of the Executive Board of ETNO, European Telecommunications Network Operators’ Association, BIAC Vice Chair to the OECD ICCP Committee, President of EUBrasil – the Association for the development of the relationship between Europe and Brazil, a member of the Advisory and Support Group of BUSINESSEUROPE, a member of the board of the Transatlantic Business Council, a member of the board of the European Internet Foundation, Associate at the European Round Table of Industrialists, President of Puntoit– the Italian Association for the development of the digital economy.

Luigi Gambardella has contributed, through its professional career, to all the phases of policy frameworks’ development of the European e-communication industry, last but not least to the development of the Digital Agenda and its latest reviews. Mr Gambardella graduated in economics from Bocconi University in Milan, Italy.