TAKRAF CEO: Andrea Lovato
In 2005, after being exposed to growing responsibilities in the automotive industry as a director of Pirelli Tyre, FIAT (now FCA) and Iveco, Andrea Lovato joined Tenova’s parent company, Techint Group, as Head of Business Development and Mergers & Acquisitions. Under his guidance, the Techint Group completed a series of international acquisitions in Germany, China, India, US and South Africa, marking its entry into mining. He was involved in reorganizing and establishing the growth strategy of steelmaking and mining engineering operations, which were then grouped under the Tenova brand in 2007. He was appointed CEO of the company in 2015. In 2019 he became also CEO of Tenova Mining, while in April 2020 he assumed the role of TAKRAF CEO, with the mandate to reinforce strategic positioning and organization of the mining business.