Session Information

Date: 5 November 2015

UK Time (BST): 10.00

Kenya Time (EAT): 13.00

About Claudio Descalzi

CEO of Eni, Vice President of Confindustria Energia and Director of Fondazione Teatro alla Scala.

Claudio Eni spoke about the future of renewable energy and his life experience. 

‘When you are passionate about something, you succeed.’

‘You have to fight everyday but you have to respect yourself and the other. Always.’

Claudio Descalzi

Key facts

Eni employs more than 84,000 people in 83 countries around the world

In 2012, Claudio received the prestigious Charles F. Rand Memorial Gold Medal 2012

Eni's mission is 'finding, producing, transporting, transforming and marketing oil and gas'

About Eni


Eni S.p.A. is an Italian multinational oil and gas company, founded in 1953 and headquartered in Rome.

Eni is a major player in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas, the refining and sale of oil products, the generation and marketing of electricity, chemicals and engineering and construction.