Daniele Ferrari is Chief Executive Officer of Versalis and Chairman of Matrìca SpA, the joint-venture on renewable chemistry. With over 30 years service in the chemical industry, Mr. Ferrari has gained extensive experience at an international level, serving in several managerial positions in the operations and marketing areas at Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) and Huntsman Corporation in the UK, Brussels and Houston; in these capacities he has also managed various M&A and business turnaround initiatives.
Since joining Eni in 2012, he has begun a profound transformation and a strategic repositioning of Versalis, by refocusing the business on a higher added-value product portfolio and on global markets, with a perspective on continuous growth.
Ferrari is President of CEFIC, Vice President of Federchimica for European Affairs and Economy, Board Member of the Oxford University Business Economics Program. Furthermore, he is the non-executive Director of the Boards of Venator Materials Plc and Huntsman Corporation.