Chairman, European Factories of the Future Research Association (EFFRA)
Executive Vice-President of Prima Electro S.p.A.
Maurizio Gattiglio is Executive Vice-President of Prima Electro S.p.A., Chairman of Convergent Photonics, MA USA and General Manager of Prima Electro China Co. Ltd. Prima Electro is the component division of Prima Industrie a leading engineering corporation operating worldwide in the field of industrial lasers, sheet metal machinery and electronics. Maurizio Gattiglio is also Chairman of the European Factories of the Future Research Association (EFFRA) and member of the High Level Group of the Manufuture European Technology Platform. He has worked within the Prima Group since 1986 where he has occupied a number of different positions in R&D&I, Customer support, manufacturing and management. He holds several patents of invention in the area of coordinate measuring machines and high power laser technology.Maurizio Gattiglio obtained a degree in mechanical engineering in 1984 from the Polytechnic of Turin.