Paola was born in Messina (Italy) in 1982. In 2006 she graduated in Automation Engineering at University of Catania with a thesis on Polymeric Material used as sensors and actuators. In 2009 she completed the PhD in Electric Electronics and Automation Engineering, with more the 20 scientific articles published.
Paola joined Enel Green Power in 2010 within the Engineering and Construction Unit, working as project Engineer for PV and Wind Plants. In 2012 she was appointed as Referent for Tenders and New Countries within the Solar Design Unit, with activities carried on in Africa, Middle East and India. In 2016, she moved into Business Development of Enel Green Power as Head of Tender Management and Project
Optimization leading EGP participation into Tenders around the world and the optimization of the main EGP PV and Wind projects. At the same time, Paola led a global and transversal project on optimizations for PV plants. Since June 2020, Paola is leading the new Hydrogen Business Unit.