Giorgio Invernizzi
Executive Chairman

Giorgio Invernizzi, born in Milan on 15/3/1964, has two children.

After graduating in Economics at Bocconi University of Milan, he joined Unilever, where he has been in charge for 10 years of each financial and administrative area, including internal audit in Italy and abroad.

In 1999 he joined Ferrari SpA in Maranello as Financial Responsible of Formula 1 business. In 2004 he moved to Geneva and Paris as CFO and Human Resources Director of Ferrari Suisse and Ferrari West Europe with direct responsibility also of legal, IT and general services departments.

In 2008 he joined Assos of Switzerland SA as CFO and Human Resources Director; he was also in charge of legal, buying, IT and general services departments.

He joined Coeclerici Group in April 2011 as General Manager Corporate of Coeclerici SpA and in October 2012 he also took up the role of Group CFO ad interim.

Starting from January 2014 he has been appointed Executive Chairman of Coeclerici Compagnie SA in Lugano.

Giovanni Marchelli
Chief Executive Officer

Giovanni Marchelli, born in Genoa in 1967, married with three children.

Started to work in 1987 in Carbotrade (now Bulk Trading) coal trading company based in Genoa.
During this period he was in charge mainly of the purchase of coal from Russia and sales into Europe.

In March 1997 he joined Coeclerici as responsible of the coal trading from Russia.

In 2004 he was appointed Executive Vice President and joined the Board of Directors.

In March 2006 he took up the role of Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Coeclerici Coal and Fuels SpA.

Since January 2014 he has taken up the position of Chief Executive Officer of Coeclerici Compagnie SA in Lugano and he is also member of the Board of other companies of the Group.

Alberto Sorrentino
Chartering Manager

Alberto Sorrentino, born in Genoa in 1962, is married and lives in Lugano.

He graduated in law in 1988 at the Genoa University.

He has 25 years of experience in the global shipping industry, focusing on dry cargo chartering along with second-hand ships and newbuildings sale and purchase.

Immediately after his military service he began his ship brokering experience at Cambiaso & Partners and two years later became a Partner and joined their Board of Directors. In 1993 he left the firm to set up Rocca and Partners, where he worked until 2002 as Partner and CEO.

In 2002 he began working as an independent consultant, first for Nolarma Tankers (2002-2012) and then for Ferrodry (2012-2013).

He joined Coeclerici Compagnie SA in 2014 as Chartering Manager.

Raffaele Miscoria
Senior Trader

Raffaele Miscoria, was born in Como in 1983, has one daughter.

He has over 7 years of experience in the international coal markets as physical trader.

Before joining Coeclerici Compagnie SA in January 2014, he was responsible for Macquarie Bank’s physical coal trading and marketing within the Atlantic basin.

He was also previously employed by the Swiss merchant Bulk Trading SA where he established ARA and Germany trading activity.

Paola Bazzana
Senior Trader
Head of Operations Department

Paola Bazzana, born in Milan in 1965, has two children.

She graduated in Foreign Languages and Literatures at IULM university of Milan.

She joined Coeclerici in 1989 after two previous experiences in different fields (industry and energy).

Until 1994 she worked in coal trading division.

From 1994 to 1997 she was assistant of the Chartering Manager.

She has joined again the coal trading division in 1997 where, since 2005 she was Head of Operations Department and Senior Trader.

Since January 2014 she has taken up the position of Senior Trader and Head of Operations Department of Coeclerici Compagnie SA in Lugano.