Information & Communication Technology
Andrea Bassetto

Open Fiber Information & Communication Technology Director

After graduating in Electronic Engineering from Milan Polytechnic, he joined Sirti S.p.A. where he held various positions both in Italy and abroad, before taking up the role of ITIT Acronym for ‘Information Technology’, the technology used in the management and processing of information. This refers to the use of any computer, storage and networking system and other physical devices, infrastructure and processes to create, process, store, protect and exchange electronic data in any format. Director in 1997.

In 2000, he was involved with setting up Fastweb S.p.A., contributing to the development of the first triple-play offer of voice, data, and video services over fiber and ADSLADSL ADSL, Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line, is one of the cable broadband technologies which, via a modem, uses the normal copper twisted pair and transforms the traditional telephone line into a high-speed digital connection. This type of connection is referred to as ‘asymmetric’ because it permits two different speeds: a higher download speed to receive data and a limited upload speed to transmit it. Operating in Italy since 2000, the quality of an ADSL connection depends on the consistency of the copper, the distance of the main collector, and, last but not least, whether or not the distributor is connected via fiber optics to the rest of the network. networks, until he became Head of the IT Department.

He joined Vodafone Automotive in 2012 as Chief Technology Officer with the responsibility of overseeing the design, delivery and operation of telematics services for the automotive and insurance markets.

He continued his career at EB World S.r.l. in 2020 where he held the position of Chief Operating Officer, coordinating the design and development of GIS software for the PA and Telecommunications and Utilities sectors.