Paolo Rocca

Chairman & CEO, Techint Group


Paolo Rocca is Chairman & CEO of the Techint Group, which controls Tenaris, Ternium and other companies operating in engineering, construction and energy sectors.

Rocca is Chairman and CEO of Tenaris, a leading global manufacturer and supplier of steel tubes and related services for the world’s energy industry as well as other industrial applications. Listed on the New York, Italian, Buenos Aires and Mexican stock exchanges it has an integrated worldwide network of steel pipe manufacturing, research, finishing and service facilities with industrial operations in North and South America, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa, and a direct presence in most major oil and gas markets. Tenaris has annual revenues of US$7.1 billion and 21,700 employees worldwide.

He is also Chairman of Ternium, one of the leading steel companies in the Americas and registered on the New York Stock Exchange. Ternium has annual revenues of US$7.8 billion and 16,700 employees.

In addition to his responsibilities within the Techint Group, Rocca is member of the Executive Committee of the World Steel Association.

Born in Milan in 1952, Rocca graduated in Political Science from the University of Milan. In 1985, he obtained his PMD (Program for Management Development) at Harvard University.