Salvatore Bernabei is Head of Global Power Generation, Enel's business line that handles the generation of energy from renewable sources (through Enel Green Power) and from conventional sources. He also holds the position of Head of the Africa, Asia and Oceania region of the Enel Group.
After a brief experience as a consultant at Galgano & Associati, Bernabei joined Enel in 1999 as Logistics Manager for Enel Distribuzione and, subsequently, of Supply Chain Manager, Project Manager and Contract Manager for geothermal and wind projects in Italy. He also worked as Project Director Assistant for the conversion of the Torre Valdaliga Nord plant. Subsequently, he held various management positions in Enel Green Power in the Engineering and Construction as well as Safety and Environment units in Iberia, Latin America and Europe. After a period as Head of Operations and Maintenance of Renewables in Iberia, he was appointed Country Manager of Chile and the Andean Countries for Enel Green Power and, afterward, Head of Renewable Energies Latin America. From May 2017 to September 2020 he was the Group's Head of Global Procurement.
Bernabei graduated in Engineering Management from the University of Rome Tor Vergata. He holds a Masters in Net Business Administration from the Polytechnic University of Milan and has participated in the INSEAD International Executive Programme and in the Leadership for Energy Management Programme at SDA Bocconi and IESE.
Salvatore is married and has two daughters. He competes in triathlons, he is a supporter of the A.S. Roma football team and is passionate about rugby. He loves to read books on history, economics and geopolitics.