Daniele has over 30 years of experience, developing both SME & top-tier businesses in the engineering and oil & gas sectors in EMEA, CIS & MENA regions. With deep knowledge of traditional and new business concepts, trends & best practices; an established network of industry contacts; and a real passion for innovation, sustainability and technical solutions that reduce the ecological footprint. Daniele is a born strategist reputed for his ability to design effective strategies for the businesses that he works with.
Previous roles include Chief Executive Officer of Sunford International DMCC and Managing Director of Interoil UAE; Managing Director Saipem Norway; Engineering and Construction Group Country Manager, Saipem SpA, Angola and Mozambique; Area Director – Engineering, Fabrication and Business Services for the CIS Regions, Middle East, India and Pakistan, Saipem SpA.
Daniele also holds a Board Director position with Sagio LDA, Kwanda LDA and Petromar LDA, Angola.
Balena Group Llc is the Co-owner of Energy Services Middle East FZCO.
The owner of Balena Group Llc has created entities valued at over 1bn USD in West and East Africa specialising in Oil and Gas services, logistics and marine operations.