Global Head of QHSE since 2018. Alessia Galbiati and her team are responsible for ensuring high QHSE standards throughout the Group.

After graduating in Chemical Engineering from Milan Polytechnic, she has been working on Health & Safety issues since 1999, with increasingly important roles in leading multinationals in the chemical and pharmaceutical sector.

She was responsible for safety at SmithKline Beecham, an official in the technical scientific division of Federchimica, and then worked at BASF where she took on the role of HSE Manager for the Southern European Business Centre, acquiring skills in several sectors, including Fine Chemicals, Coil, Coating, and Polyurethanes.

During her time at BASF she personally oversaw the Due Diligence activities of the acquisitions and integration of Degussa Construction Chemicals, Engelhard and Ciba Specialty Chemicals and was a Member of BASF’s Responsible Care Europe.

After a brief stint at Schering Plough, in 2010 she joined Bracco as HSE Head, playing a corporate governance role related to all Bracco’s business lines.

She is a former member of Federchimica’s Responsible Care and Transport Emergency Service Directive Commission.