Mrs. De Virgiliis was elected as a member of the Supervisory Board on May 18, 2020, for a period of four years.
Mrs. De Virgiliis has more than 25 years’ experience in the tech industry. She is a successful senior executive with proven transformation and growth track records. She was with STMicroelectronics from 2001 to 2015, and then with Infineon Technologies from 2015 to 2017, where she held various senior executive officer and global general-management roles. From 2017 to 2019, Mrs. De Virgiliis fulfilled the role of chief strategy officer at CEA, the French Atomic & Alternative Energy Commission.
She is an experienced non-executive director in the energy and technology spaces. Since April 2022, she has been serving as Chair of Snam, one of the leading European players in the energy infrastructure and services industry. Since 2023 she is a member of the board of directors of Air Liquide and Georg Fischer AG.
Deeply passionate about the energy transition and industry transformation in alignment with the Paris agreement, Mrs. De Virgiliis recently founded Chapter Zero France – under the auspices of the World Economic Forum – as part of the global Climate Governance Initiative.
Mrs. De Virgiliis has a master’s degree in electronic engineering summa cum laude from the University of Turin (Politecnico di Torino). Mrs. De Virgiliis is an Italian and French national.