Francesco Starace has been Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Enel S.p.A. since May 2014. Mr. Starace joined Enel in 2000, holding several executive positions including Head of Business Power and Managing Director of the Market Division. He was Chief Executive Officer of Enel Green Power, the Group's renewable power generation subsidiary and a leading player in the global renewables industry. In May 2015, he was appointed to the Board of Directors of the United Nations Global Compact. He is also a member of the Advisory Board of the United Nations Sustainable Energy 4 All initiative. In January 2016 he was appointed co-Chair of the World Economic Forum's Energy Utilities and Energy Technologies Community.