Commissioner, Italian Regulatory Authority for Electricity Gas and Water Services

Commissioner of the Italian Regulatory Authority for Electricity Gas and Water since February 2011. President of WAREG European Water Regulators since May 2015.

Born in Milan on 19 September 1961. Married with a daughter. He holds a degree in Economic and Social Studies taken at the Milan “L. Bocconi” University.

With a background as economist, he served with the following institutions: AGCM (the Italian Antitrust Authority, the Italian Electricity and Gas Regulatory Authority, the Single Buyer (Acquirente Unico Spa), the Ministry for Industry and the Italian Prime Minister’s Office. In the latter institution, he coordinated the NARS (the counselling unit operating with the Interministerial Committee for Economic Planning, or ‘CIPE’, on the regulatory themes related to network-infrastructure services). He also served with Eni and Enel (as the President’s assistant). From March 2007 to the current office, he served as: Director General of the Equalisation Fund for the Electricity Sector (CCSE); untenured Professor at the Genoa University, and Energy and Infrastructure Area Manager with AREL (Centre for Studies, Research and Legislation). 

He is the author of numerous publications on public services and economic regulation.

Online resources


Synthesis Alberto BIANCARDI, Antonio CAPOBIANCO, Carlos DE REGULES, René DONNI KUONI, Anatoly GOLOMOLZIN, Veronica LENZI, Nikolai MALYSHEV, François-Louis MICHAUD, Märt OTS, Antoine SAMBA, «Synthesis | Regional Co-operations among Regulators», Read more


Alberto BIANCARDI, «Managing Entry & Competition in regulated industries», Read more
Interview Alberto BIANCARDI, «How to make regulation in a changing world », Read more
Synthesis Pierre-Jean BENGHOZI, Alberto BIANCARDI, Cristina CIFUENTES, Nicolas CURIEN , Eric DEBROECK, Richard FEASEY, Annegret GROEBEL, Henri ISAAC, Marianna KARTTUNEN, Sébastien LÉGER, Isaline MERLE D'AUBIGNE, Etienne PFISTER , Joëlle TOLEDANO, Huy Nguyen Trieu, Marshall VAN ALSTYNE, Verena WEBER, Anne YVRANDE-BILLON, «Synthesis | Disruptive business models and regulation», Read more
Synthesis Alberto BIANCARDI, Cristina CIFUENTES, Isabelle DECHAVANNE, Annegret GROEBEL, Fadhel LAKHOUA, Stéphane LHERMITTE, Catherine L’HOSTIS, Ian ROWSON, «Synthesis | The cost of capital: A cross-country and cross-industry perspective», Read more

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