Romiti, Cesare - from Italy

ID: 235550
Organization: ERT
Country of meeting: in the year 1997-1998

Economist, businessman. Romiti worked for Fiat in various capacities for twenty years from 1974 to 1995. He was also one of the major shareholders of the company. He succeeded Gianni Agnelli as the chairman of the firm when Agnelli stepped down. Romiti led the firm from 28 February 1996 to 22 June 1998. Romiti was instrumental in the company's return to profitability during this period. Paolo Fresco succeeded him in the aforementioned post.

Romiti was the chairman of the board of RCS Quotidiani S.p.A. (1998-2004).Next he served as the chairman of Impregilo from May (2005-2007). He became the president of Italian China Institution in 2000 and was also appointed its president in 2004. He is also advisor professor at Donghua University.

1970, he became a board member of Alitalia and then was appointed general manager and chief executive of the company. His term at the company lasted until 1973.In September 1973, he became the chief executive officer of the IRI finance firm, Italstat.

Activities in the Orangization:
Member 1983-2010