Dr. Daniele Margadonna, Science Advisory Board
Dr. Margadonna was Chief Technology Officer of MX Group SpA in Villasanta, near Milan, Italy. MX Holding was the holding company of an Italian group with international exposure in the solar photovoltaic industry. Dr. Margadonna has extensive experience in the planning and construction of turnkey photovoltaic plants.
Dr. Margadonna earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Chemistry at University of Rome, where he also completed doctorate and postgraduate studies in Radiochemistry. Following R&D positions at the Italian National Research Council, ENI Groupe, and Eurosolare, he established E.T.AE, a consulting company focused on photovoltaic technologies. At E.T.AE, he fulfilled consultancy contracts for companies in Italy, Namibia, Norway, India, Switzerland, and Sweden
One of the most renowned solar scientists in Europe, Dr. Margadonna has received the Philip Morris Prize for Scientific and Technological Innovation. He is author or co-author of more than 40 scientific publications and six patents in the PV sector.