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Snam increases its influence in Europe

The recent appointment of Marco Alverà as president of GasNaturally is a further step towards consolidating the role of Snam as a giant in the EU gas network The recent appointment of Marco Alverà as president of GasNaturally is a further step towards consolidating the role of Snam as a giant in the EU gas network.
By The Wildcat 23 June 2017 0 26498
Marco Alverà (left), chief executive of Snam, is now president of GasNaturally. (Snam)

The appointment of Marco Alverà, chief executive of Italian transmission system operator (TSO) Snam, as president of GasNaturally, the European gas lobby group, is a sign of Snam’s growing influence in Brussels.

For just over a year, Alverà has been working to expand Snam’s presence beyond Italy’s national boundaries, a strategy set out by his predecessors in the 1980s. 

Alverà has long been an influential voice in the European gas market. As director of supply and portfolio development at Eni’s Gas and Power Division, he helped manage...