Matteo Rizzi, has MSc in Managerial Engineering with specialization class in SDA Bocconi (Milan), has 10 + years experience in utility scale plants in renewable energy, including pv, CSP, ESS and power generation, and 5 years in electromechanical business. Executive with entrepreneurial attitude and proven Global track record in Business Development and Commercial Operations, Matteo accrued very significant expertise in project financing related transactions in utility scale power generation projects in different legal framework, from feeding tariff, green certificates, ITC, reverse auction bid, PPA, merchant regime.
Matteo has been currently leading the Global Renewable Energy business in Nidec Group, including PV & BESS. Matteo led from 2009 to 2015 as Sales Director the EPC Sales for Utility and Power Plant in SunPower Corporation, Total Group, in EMEA & APAC region, closing one off supply deals or in joint development and jv with major international utilities and IPPs in Europe , Israel, Australia, Chile , South Africa and Japan.
Previously Matteo led Sales and Business Development in Renewable Energy Business Unit in Merloni Progetti Spa, EPC Contractor company in Indesit Company/Fineldo group from 2006 to 2009:over that period he started up PV Business Unit, and he set up JV with Fortis Bank to joint develop, invest and operate utility scale pv plant in Italy.