Marco Caposciutti has been the Technical Director of Trenitalia since 2012; Trenitalia is the railway undertaking of FSI (Italian Railway Company) that manages railway services with a volume of about 7,000 trains per day.
Headquartered in Florence, Mr Caposciutti oversees 3000 employees including the functions of Maintenance (with direct control of 9 plants) Engineering, Management of Safety, Project Management for purchasing new rolling stock; he reports to the CEO of Trenitalia.
Prior to this positions, Mr Caposciutti has held executive positions in Trenitalia, with responsibility for Frecciarossa train services Maintenance for the Freight Division. Mr Caposciutti started his career in Trenitalia in 1993 as an engineer employed in the Technical Department; before this, he had experience in an iron and steel factory as an engineer dedicated to maintenance.
Mr Caposciutti holds a B.S. degree in electric engineer from Pisa University/Italy in 1990. Mr Caposciutti is chairman of the committee for the organization of the World Congress of Railway Research that will be held in Milan in 2016.