Head of the Regulation Department, The Regulatory Authority for Electricity Gas and Water, Milan, Italy
Research Interests: electricity and gas market design; regulation of network industries; retail markets.
Biography: Clara Poletti is Director of the Regulation Department of AEEGSI, the Italian independent regulatory Authority for electricity, gas and water as of 2011. She was appointed Co-Chair of the Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators (ACER) Working Group for Market Integrity and Transparency, she also served as coordinator of ACER’s gas regional initiatives.
Before joining AEEGSI, from January 2007, she was Director of IEFE, the independent research centre of Bocconi University specialized in applied research in energy and environmental economics. She was also joint academic director of the Centre on Regulation in Europe (CERRE).
She is an expert in design and regulation of energy markets as well as in economic analysis of retail markets.
She is the author of several articles and publications on energy and the environment.