Renzo Coccioni

Renzo Coccioni

Renzo Coccioni is Industry & Government Relations Director at Schneider Electric’s Energy Division. He holds a degree in electrical engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH). Renzo started his career 1980 at Sprecher & Schuh / Sprecher Energie in Oberentfelden, Switzerland, where he held various positions in the development of SF6 high voltage circuit breakers and medium voltage switchgear. He was Unit Managing Director of Alstom / Areva T&D in Linz, Austria, before moving to central business functions to lead marketing of medium voltage products. He participates in several task forces focused on Smart Grids, REACh, Smart Cities, and SF6 in T&D Europe / ORGALIME / ZVEI and at the European Commission level.

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