Executive with experience in leading management positions in both the private and public sector. Studied engineering in the UK and international business & negotiations in the USA. Proven ability to work effectively at all levels, manage complex situations, and deliver under strict deadlines and on budget. Strong record in change management with measurable economic impact and commercial growth under economic crisis conditions. Excellent communication skills and trained for presence on media. Track record in successful negotiations at the highest level with business leaders, politicians, trade unions, NGOs and executives of international institutions, such as the EU, the ECB, the IMF and the UN.