European Commission
Italian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
TOBE 2014 – 3rd BioEconomy Stakeholders' Conference

BioEconomy Stakeholders' Conference

"From sectors to system, from concept to reality"

Giovanni Bolcheni

Giovanni Bolcheni
Managing Director - Biochemtex S.p.A.

Giovanni Bolcheni is Managing Director of Biochemtex , he is also member of the Board of Directors and one of the Managing Directors of the M&G Group.
He joined the Group in1988 and covered in the years the position of CEO in many companies in the chemical and packaging field.
He started his career in 1970 working for engineering companies as process engineer, proposal manager, project manager. Before joining the M&G Group, he was responsible of the analysis of new acquisitions and participation in a financial holding: in this position, he was in the board of directors of many industrial companies.
Mr Bolcheni has a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Rome.



Biorefineries for Advanced Biofuels and Biochemicals
After years of debate, the chemical and advanced biofuels demonstrate a long term sustainability and economical convenience. Biochemtex opens a new era consolidating the evolution with the first industrial plant to produce ethanol in the world . The positive impact of the energy recovered from Byproduct. The developments for the second generation Biorafinery.