Melegari Lorenzo


Curriculum / Profilo


2019 SDA BOCCONI, Milan, Italy

Master of Business Administration

Concentrations: Innovation, Product Development, Execution, Private Equity, Entrepreneurship and Renewal


2008 - 2014 UNIVERSITY OF PARMA, Italy

BSc and MSc (Top of the Class) in Civil Engineering, Infrastructures


Professional Experience

2019 - 2020 KERAKOLL SPA, Italy

Strategic Projects Consultant

Kerakoll is a leading company in the Green Building industry operating worldwide.

Special Project department is an internal function that serves the General Manager and all the group’s subsidiaries providing consulting services in the following verticals:

  • ▪ Corporate Strategy
  • ▪ Business Development
  • ▪ Organization & Change management
  • ▪ Value Chain optimization


2019 - 2020 CHAMPION EUROPE, Italy

Process Coordinator

Champion Europe Group is operating in the apparel and footwear industry in the EMEA region.

Main achievements:

  • ▪ Commercial Business Development Project: business planning and roll-out for a new Global Corporate Initiative. Target $100 M incremental revenues.
  • ▪ Spupply Chain processes review and redesign. $1 M cost savings in logistic.
  • ▪ Inventory Reduction Project to improve net working capital and profitability.
  • ▪ Change Management Project: Organizational restructuring and introduction of Global Procedures at group level (e.g. Delegation of Authority Procedure, Purchasing Procedure, etc).


2016 - 2018 TREVI SPA, Mosul Dam Project, Iraq

Planning and Financial Controlling Manager

Trevi S.p.A. is worldwide leader in the field of foundation engineering.

Support to Administration and Finance Manager on Mosul Dam Project (700 employees) as responsible for planning, financial budgeting and subcontracts management, leading a team of more than 26 resources.

Main achievements:

  • ▪ Managed subcontracts and suppliers, total value of contracts amounting to approx. $50 M.
  • ▪ Conducted a cost analysis to complete a financial budget and business proposal for a contract extension (revenues generated $100 M, operating margin 15%). Partnered to negotiation and closing metings with Iraqui Goverment.
  • ▪ Established a procedure to submit monthly payment application (approx. $15 M per month). Prevented claim amounting to $40 M.
  • ▪ Maximized profits: revenue generated in 2 years $300 M, operating margin 18%.


2015 - 2016 TREVI FOUNDATIONS NIGERIA (TREVI SPA), Port Harcourt & Lagos, Nigeria

Project Manager

Cooperated with General Manager and Finance Manager on several projects, responsibilities involved contract & project management and financial budgeting.

Some achievements and project examples include:

  • ▪ Led a team of more than 40 people on one construction site in Lagos. Revenue generated: $5 M in 6 months.
  • ▪ Managed a team of 200 people and subcontractors for 2 projects in Onne, a logistic hub for oil & gas industry. Revenue generated: $25 M in 1 year.


2014 - 2015 SALINI IMPREGILO SPA, Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, Ethiopia

Head Department Assistant - Underground Works

Salini Impregilo S.p.A. is a global player in large and complex infrastructure projects.

Support to Site Head of Underground Works on a 5.000 employees, $3,5 B construction site.

Main achievements:

  • ▪ Monthly production performances improved, +15% without cost and quality impacts. Cost saving and warehouse optimization (10% waste reduction).



Italian: Native, English: Fluent, French: Basic, Spanish: Basic


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