Alberto Iperti succeeds Gianluigi Nova as Chief Executive Officer of Tenova. Mr Nova will continue his collaboration on the Tenova Board.

48 years old, Mr Iperti graduated as an electrical engineer from Politecnico di Milano, started his career working for consulting firms. He joined the Techint Group, as Planning Director of Tenaris Dalmine in Italy in 2000 spending time in Argentina and Canada.

Tenova is a worldwide supplier of advanced technologies, products and engineering services for the iron and steel and mining industries.

Tenova's network companies operate in 26 countries on five continents with more than 4600 people.