Claudio Recchi was born in Turin on March 20 1955.
He graduated in Economics from the University of Turin in 1981.
He is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Recchi Ingegneria e Partecipazioni S.p.A, which has been operating for 70 years in the sector of infrastructure building and engineering both in Italy and worldwide.
He is also currently Director of CIR S.p.A., Aon Italia S.p.A. and Ipi S.p.A., and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ennesys and Proger S.p.A..
Previously he has been Chairman of the National Committee of General Enterprises and deputy-chairman of the National Association of Building Constructors (ANCE). He has also been a Director in various listed companies including Olivetti S.p.A., Arnoldo Mondadori Editore S.p.A. and Buitoni.