An exceptional know-how for our Clients
Our organisation structure has been designed to allow a constant interaction among the team members involved in the various areas of our activity, in order to create a "shared know-how" environment for the benefit of our Clients.
All Relight's Clients have full access to our team members who become an extension of their organisation.
Our management team is very "hands-on" and is fully accountable for the quality of our services. It includes highly competent and committed professionals, with a solid experience across the lifecycle of renewable energy assets.
Maria has over 15 years of experience (of which over 10 in the clean energy sector) in business management, investment management and advisory.
She managed transactions under multiple roles in relation to over 1.2 GW of solar plants. Prior to founding Relight Energy Services, Maria was European MD in WiseEnergy (NextEnergy Capital Group). She previously worked as Senior Associate (financial advisory and fund raising) in the Macquarie Group and as a Business Analyst at Mediobanca (corporate finance).
Maria holds an executive MBA from SDA Bocconi School of Management, a Master in Renewable Energy from Politecnico di Milano and a degree cum laude in Economics from Bocconi University.
Andrea Caporaso, Finance Manager
Andrea has over 10 years of experience (of which 5 in the renewable energy sector) in Administration, Finance & Control and business management.
He previously worked in WiseEnergy as Head of the Financial and Planning Department and later as Interim Finance Manager and was responsible for financial services in relation to over 200MW of PV assets. He formerly was a business consultant focusing on IPOs, management control, strategic planning, organization model and information technology systems.
Andrea is a Registered Chartered Accountant and holds a master degree cum laude in Business Administration at Federico II University of Naples
Daniele Colombelli, Technical Director
Daniele has over 15 years of experience (of which over 10 in the clean energy sector) in design, technical advisor and project management .He led the development of over 30 MW of PV plants (with a power lower than 1 MW) and technical assessment / due diligence in relation to over 700 MW of PV projects / plants; he is also responsible for the O&M of ca 20 plants. Prior to working with Relight, Daniele built a solid experience under multiple roles in Saipem (ENI group), Vesta Energia and E4saving as well as with the engineering firm (of which is founder), Equienergia. He holds a degree in engineering and a master in renewable energy from Politecnico di Milano
Giovanni Braga, Project Manager
Giovanni has over 15 years of experience as technical advisor in both the energy efficiency and the renewable energy sector. He has conducted feasibility studies in relation to over 100 MW of PV projects in Italy. He previously worked as senior consultant at KPMG and dispatching manager in Sorgenia and he is a certified EGE and a "Certified Measurement & Verification Professional" (CMVP). Giovanni holds a degree in Mechnical Engineer from the University of Parma and a master in renewable energy from Poltecnico di Milano
Pierluigi Galasso, Site Manager
Pierluigi has over 10 years of experience in the renewable energy sector as technical advisor. During his career he sonducted site management (including site inspections and on-site tests) in relation to over 150 MWp of PV plants for the benefit of major institutional investors (including a listed fund). He led the revamping of over 40 PV plants across Italy and covered for 3 years the role of electrical designer, directors of works for solar and wind plants and O&M Manager for solar plants