Antonio Batistini

CTIO, NextChem

Antonio Batistini joined NextChem and the Maire Tecnimont Group in as Chief Technology Innovation Officer. He is a member of the division’s executive management team and reports directly to MET Group CEO, Pierroberto Folgiero. During his professional career of over thirty years, Antonio has held several different positions, across multiple industries – including within large multinational companies such as Dow Chemical, Stora Enso, and Eleather – both in research and development and in global business management. Antonio was also the founder and CEO of B&B Innovation, leading innovative recycling projects in consumer products, plastic and cellulose.

Antonio holds a Master of Science Degree in Industrial Chemistry from the Università degli Studi di Pisa, a PhD in Polymers and Material Science from the ETH (Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule), Zürich and a MBA from the IMD School in Switzerland.