Michaela Castelli was appointed as Chairperson of Acea on 21 June 2018 and was confirmed by the Board of Directors on 29 May 2020.
After the degree in Law and a specialization course in financial law, her working experience started in London dealing with Capital Market.
She worked with major legal firms in Italy, dealing with corporate and financial markets law. Then she worked for the Italian Stock Exchange for 9 years, where she dealt with primary market and assisting, listed issuers on matters concerning extraordinary operations, price sensitive information, compliance and corporate governance.
Registered in Milan Bar Association, she gained a significant experience as a member of the Boards of Directors and Supervisory Bodies of major listed and unlisted companies. Author of sector publications and lecturer on various continuous education courses on corporate and financial markets law; she participated in numerous conferences as a speaker.