Mario di Mauro has been appointed Chief Executive Officer in March 2019.
From September 2014 up to March 2019 he has been Director of Strategy, Innovation & Customer Experience at TIM. In this role he has contributed, through various initiatives and international partnerships with key global digital players, to develop innovation in TIM and in Italy, also coordinating TIM’s 5G project, thus receiving several awards including the “Premio Nazionale dell’Innovazione” (National Innovation Award) in 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Prior to that, from 2005 up to 2013, he held the following roles: Business Positioning in Italy; Competitive Development (operational coordination of DMS) in Telecom Italia, Planning and Control International, Business Evaluation within the Mergers&Acquisitions of Administration, Finance & Control. In March 2013, he became Head of Strategic Projects, Planning & Monitoring and supported the implementation of strategic domestic business projects in the related assessment, planning and monitoring phases.
He has covered the position of Member of the Board of Directors of the subsidiaries Entel Chile, Entel Cuba, TIM Participações, Olivetti and in 2014 he joined the Strategy Group within the GSMA.
In 2002, he was head of the Planning & Control area at Telecom Italia-Latin America (based in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil), with the aim of ensuring the coordination of the planning and management activities of Telecom Italia and TIM subsidiaries.
He began his career in the TIM Group in 1998, where he covered several positions of increasing responsibility: from the management of the subsidiary Companies in Brazil (Telecom Italia Mobile - International Function), to the international task of Latin America Area Manager.
He holds a degree in Business and Economics and before joining the TIM Group he worked as a consultant and collaborated with the University of Chieti as Lecturer.