Born in 1965, Gianni Bardazzi graduated in Architecture in 1990 at the University of Florence and got a PhD in 1998. In 1997 he joined the Maire Group where he has been holding important positions and sitting in the Board of Directors of the Group companies. From October 2005 he has been Member of the Board of Directors of Tecnimont and from 2010 Chairman of KT- Kinetics Technology. In April 2013, he undertook the role of Chairman for the Group civil infrastructures company Neosia S.p.A. and for Neosia Renewables S.p.A., the renewable energy company. In 2012, Mr. Bardazzi was appointed Russia and Caspian Region Vice President and also Chairman of Tecnimont Russia OOO. Since May 2016 he has undertaken the post of Group Special Initiatives and Regions Coordination Senior Vice President. In December 2017, he was appointed Chairman of Vinxia Engineering a.s., a company with office in Prague, Czech Republic. In November 2018, he was appointed Chairman of Tecnimont PVT Ltd., the Indian company with registered office in Mumbai.