Giovanni Carpino

Managing Director Liberty Magona.

Giovanni Carpino

Giovanni Carpino’s entry into the world of steel dates back to 1993, when, after graduating in Electronic Engineering from the University of Genoa, he joined an automation company that works mainly for the steel industry (hot and cold area).

After three years spent in this company in the commercial role of Proposal Manager, in 1996 he was hired by Liberty Magona (at that time La Magona d ‘Italia) at the Department of Engineering (Automation and Electrics).

In 2002 he took on the role of Engineering Department Manager of the Piombino plant, taking on the role of Project Manager for the projects of the new Zincatura 4 (1999) and Zincatura 5 (2009) and the reconstruction of the Cold Rolling Mill  after the great fire of 2005 .

Became CTO in 2010, he also assumes responsibility for maintenance, the environment and product quality.  In March 2013 he assumed the role of COO Piombino in addition to the previous responsibility of CTO, coordinating in this function also the production and automation and IT services.

In 2016 he became Plant Manager with responsibility on the Piombino, Canossa and Avellino sites.

Since 1 July 2019, he has been Managing Director of Liberty Magona in the Liberty Steel Group