Alessandro Menna

Chief Security Officer, Italgas SpA, Italy

Born in Rome in 1980, Menna graduated cum laude with a degree in electronic engineering in 2004, upon the completion of his studies in the United Kingdom. In 2004, Menna began his professional career as an analyst in the Central Business Development Department of Finmeccanica, now Leonardo – a global leader in the aerospace, defense, and security sector.

Menna then moved on to hold roles with growing responsibility in the company’s Corporate Strategies department. From 2012 to 2013, he was Head of Product Management and Alliances for Cybersecurity in Selex Elsag, a Finmeccanica subsidiary.

From 2013 to 2015, he led the Engineering and Presale unit of Cybersecurity and Information Assurance, eventually becoming Vice President for Cybersecurity and ICT of the Leonardo Division, as a result of the group companies’ integration process.

In 2019, Menna was appointed VP for Cybersecurity at Capgemini, responsible for sales and operations. He was then called to take on the position of Managing Director of the global business line’s cloud infrastructure services, with responsibilities for the business related to cybersecurity, ICT infrastructure management, and cloud migration programs. In September 2020, Menna assumed the role of Chief Security Officer at Italgas.

Leonardo and Accenture