Guido Rivolta is Partner of Ambienta Sgr S.p.A. Mr Rivolta has extensive experience in the automotive and environmental sectors. He was General Manager of Pirelli Ambiente Eco Technology (Pirelli group) from 1997 to 2007. The Company, is active, in Italy and abroad, in the clean technology sector. The turnover in 2006 was more than €70m. The Company
has developed, produces and sells:
i) an alternative fuel - branded with the name "Gecam - the white diesel"; a diesel/water emulsion that reduces by 40% the particulate emissions from diesel engines.
ii) a diesel particulate filter system DPF that, installed as retrofit on heavy duty vehicles, reduces the particulate emissions by over 95%. During this experience he acquired a deep knowledge in analysing technologies to reduce pollution from engines, heating and power plants.
He has analysed all alternative fuels (bio-diesel, bio-ethanol, vegetable oils, etc) and all types of energy conversion devices (fuel cell, micro turbines, hybrid drivelines, etc).
Prior to this he worked for McKinsey as a consultant for a year and for a decade in the automotive sector. He worked for Piaggio as engines plant manager and for the clutches division of Valeo in England and in France.
Mr. Guido Rivolta ***, Partner
Ambienta SGR SPA
Financing Requirement for Biopower Value Chain
Day 1 [Wed 10, March], at 11:30 AM