Born in New York (USA) in 1968, Mr. Venturini graduated cum laude in Economics from the University of Rome "La Sapienza" in 1992 and was licenced as a certified public accountant. Prior to joining Enel, he served as Financial Controller for Elsag Bailey Process Automation, a Finmeccanica group company, taking part in its NYSE flotation.
He later became Chief Financial Officer for several companies of the Elsag Bailey Process Automation and Hartmann & Braun groups in both the United States and Brazil. He joined the Enel Group in 1997 as Head of Administration and Management Control at Enel S.p.A., taking part in its flotation.
Mr. Venturini went on to become Head of Internal Audit within Enel’s Distribution and Retail Division, and subsequently, the Head of Sales Administration within the same division. In 2009, he was appointed Head of Finance for Enel Green Power S.p.A., later taking on the role of Head of Business Development for North America. In 2011, he was appointed Head of North America Area of Enel Green Power Group.