Roberto Casula was born in Cagliari – the largest city on the Sardinia islands in the year of 1962.
How did he start his journey?
In the year 1988, he graduated in mining engineering from the University of Cagliari and joined Eni as a reservoir engineer. It was till 1991, that he served in this position. He did a lot of odd jobs during this period including testing of logs and production. It was his dedication and hard work in his initial days that promoted him to the position of a supervisor, in charge of looking after the reservoir modelling processes.
He started out his career in Italy before he shifted to West Africa as the Chief Development Engineer. In 1997, he shifted to Milan where he became the coordinator for business development overlooking the regions of Africa and the Middle East.
He started his career climb from here to create a brand of his own name. Soon, he was given the position of the Project Technical Services Manager for the headquarters of Eni and in 2001, he was titled the Project Director for the Middle East region.
From here, Roberto Casula started with managerial responsibilities and his growth could not be stopped. In 2005, he successfully became the Managing Director of Eni.
What followed next?
Roberto Casula was not yet satisfied and aimed to achieve more to be able to contribute to the energy industry. Post 2005, he held different positions like that of a Senior Vice President and Executive Vice President for different geographic locations for Eni. He started expanding his boundaries and took newer regions under his control. All this finally led to Roberto Casula becoming the Chief Development Officer for operations and technology for Eni in the year 2014.