Lucio Valerio Cioffi

Lucio Valerio

General Manager

Lucio Valerio Cioffi is the General Manager of Leonardo since September 2020.

With a degree in Aeronautical Engineering, Lucio Valerio started at Aermacchi S.p.A. where he held a number of technical positions until he was appointed the M-346 advanced trainer Flight control systems design and testing Manager. He was subsequently appointed Senior Vice President Engineering.

With the consolidation of the Alenia companies Lucio Valerio took over as Chief Technical Officer and then Engineering and Industrialisation Director.

From February 2018 to August 2020 he was Managing Director of Leonardo's Aircraft Division. Prior to holding this position, he was also Engineering Director in the Aircraft Division.

In May 2017 Lucio Valerio was honoured with the “Stella al Merito del Lavoro”, presented by the President of Republic of Italy.