Gianni V. Armani is a Senior Advisor to the Board at Ortus.
Gianni is an energy industry professional with extensive professional experience as CEO of major energy and infrastructure companies in Italy.
Prior to Ortus, Gianni was President and CEO of Anas, the Italian State-owned road concessionaire. Before this, Gianni worked for over 12 years at Terna, the Italian transmission system operator, in various roles including Network Planning Director, COO and CEO of Terna Rete Italia, where Gianna was responsible for managing all Italian operations. During his tenure at Terna, Gianni was responsible for the start-up of the Italian energy wholesale market (IPEX) and developed a 250MW PV project which was acquired by TerraFirma in 2011.
Gianni is currently a Member of the Board of companies active in the gas and electricity markets; additionally, he is the Executive Director of a flow battery start-up. Gianni holds a Diploma Liceo Scientifico from the Istituto Massimiliano Massimo, an Electrical Engineering degree from the Universita di Roma, and an MBA from MIT Sloan in Boston.