Transportation & Logistics Industry Leader, PwC Italy
Paolo Guglielminetti is Partner in PwC that he joined in 2001, and global PwC rail and road transport leader. Holding a Degree in Transportation and Civil Engineering of the Politecnico di Torino, he has more than 20 years of experience in transportation planning and infrastructure project assessment, as well as on economic studies about energy and environmental projects. Before joining PwC, he worked as university assistant in the Transportation and Planning Institute (ITEP) of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland), where he also obtained a PhD in technical science with a Thesis on optimization of rail freight transport supply.
Paolo has an extensive experience of working in an international and multi-lingual environment, in particular in Europe, Far East, Mediterranean region, and North America. He has a significant track record in the railway sector, in particular concerning the organization of railway operators and infrastructure managers, the regulation of the sector, the development of business planning and the analysis of major railway investments. He matured this experience in projects carried out in several countries of EU, as well as in Western Balkans, Algeria, Russia, Mexico, Singapore, Malaysia etc. including assisting international organization such as International Union of Railways (UIC), EBRD and European Commission.
He is currently directing innovative projects concerning railway digitalisation in both key areas of enhancing railway network operation and improving customer experience.
He also carried out as project manager or project director transport planning and organization design projects in all other modes of transport.