Global Future Councils Member: MARIA BASSO

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MARIA BASSO

EXPERIENCE:

POSITION: Research and Analysis Specialist, Shaping the Future of Manufacturing and Production
COMPANY: World Economic Forum, Geneva Area, Switzerland
TENURE: Dec 2018 – Present

POSITION: Consultant, Sustainability Management
COMPANY: United Nations, Greater New York City Area
TENURE: Jan 2018 – Jan 2019

POSITION: Business Analyst
COMPANY: McKinsey & Company, Milano, Italia
TENURE: 2016 – 2018
RESPONSIBILITIES: Managed a transformation program for a $4Bn firm leading the procurement optimization phase, assuming the role of a 4+ years consultant achieving an economic impact of 100+ Mn$, and being the direct responsible for maintaining relations with the CEO-1

• Carried out a project aimed at making the business of a major energy company more sustainable, completing the whole study in half of the time expected, conducting more than 20 hours of interviews and achieving a cash improvement of $100Mn for 2017

• Supervised the digital technology transformation of a major Italian player defining its action plan and preparing CEO level presentations

• Played an active role during project’s negotiations monitoring payments and negotiating terms with senior clients

POSITION: Research Associate
COMPANY: University of California, Berkeley, San Francisco Bay Area
TENURE: Jan 2016 – Jul 2016
RESPONSIBILITIES:

•  Designed a new solution to improve energy efficiency in self-driving electric vehicles, achieving a 30% reduction in GHG emissions

• Submitted the article An Adaptive Cruise Control for Connected Energy-Saving Electric Vehicles to the 20th IFAC World Congress

POSITION: Teaching Assistant
COMPANY: Politecnico di Torino
TENURE: Jan 2014 – Jul 2015
RESPONSIBILITIES: Thought part of the course of Physics I to all the international classes of Politecnico di Torino, giving lectures twice a week, preparing the material for classes and assisting during the exams – role assigned for the first time ever to a non-PhD student

EDUCATION

INSTITUTE: University of California, Berkeley

INSTITUTE: University of Illinois at Chicago
DEGREE NAME: Master’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering – Magna cum Laude
TENURE: 2015 – 2016

INSTITUTE: 北京大学 Peking University PKU
DEGREE NAME: Climate Change and Environmental Protection
TENURE: 2013

INSTITUTE: Politecnico di Torino
DEGREE NAME: Master’s and Bachelor Degree Field Of Study Energy and Nuclear Engineering Grade 110/110 cum laude
TENURE: 2011 – 2016

INSTITUTE: École Polytechnique
TENURE: 2014

Sources[1]BACKGROUND: SEE URL: https://www.linkedin.com/in/maria-basso/?originalSubdomain=ch

Research and Analysis Specialist, Shaping the Future of Manufacturing and Production,
WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM
SWITZERLAND 

GLOBAL FUTURE COUNCILS SEATED ON:

WEF COUNCIL MANAGER: Global Future Council on Advanced Manufacturing and Production


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