Mariagrazia is the Executive Director of the SESAR Deployment Manager (SDM).
The SDM is in charge of coordinating and synchronising the modernization of European ATM infrastructure, ensuring the full involvement of the ATM industry in the delivery of SESAR.
Before being nominated as Executive Director, she was the SDM Chief Strategy and Programme Management, responsible for the planning, coordination and execution of the innovation/digitalization programmes.
She started her career in Enav S.p.A. (Italian ANSP) as Head of International Coordination and ATM Planning. She has more than 25 years of experience in Aviation and Air Traffic Management at technical, operational and strategic level, spanning from R&D to Deployment.