Group Head of Security, Eni SPA, Italy
Alfio Rapisarda, Group Head of Security Eni since February 2015.
He has been with the Company for 19 years, during which time he has held various positions in Italy and abroad both in the Security and in the Human Resources management.
Rapisarda started his career in 1982, as Guardia di Finanza Police Officer, serving the Law enforcement for almost twenty years up to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, and various assignments in the fight against economic crimes, drug trafficking and organized crime. During the period, Rapisarda lead also investigations and intelligence activities in the field of counterterrorism and terrorist financing, with extensive international collaboration with Police Forces and Agencies.
In 2002, he joined the security function of Eni as head of the Group's Security Policies and Standards, implementing new international best practices for Eni and its subsidiaries.
In 2007, he moved to Houston (USA) as Regional Security manager for the Americas, Asia and Oceania and, later in 2009, to Africa as Head of Human Resources & Organization in Tunisia.
In late 2011 he returned to Italy and was appointed Vice President of Human Resources for the Americas, Asia and Oceania for Eni's Upstream sector.
Graduated in Law, in Economic and Financial Security Sciences and Master at Bocconi University on Security Management, he is a University lecturer and conference speaker in the field of intelligence and corporate security.