Laurea ad honorem in chemical engineering to Fabrizio Di Amato

The Politecnico’s recognition of the president of the Maire Tecnimont group’s commitment to and passion for innovation.

Politecnico di Milano has awarded Fabrizio Di Amato, founder, president and reference shareholder in the Maire Tecnimont group with a Laurea Magistrale ad honorem in chemical engineering.

Professor Maurizio Masi, director of the Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering "Giulio Natta” department retraced the entrepreneur’s story in his laudatio, highlighting the fact that this industrial group’s international success has been the outcome of his ability to change with the times and anticipate its effects to gather its fruit.

In an emotional lectio magistrali, Dr Di Amato expressed his entrepreneurial vision, right from the start of his career.

In motivating this laurea ad honorem, Professor Giovanni Lozza, dean of the School of Industrial and Information Engineering, recognised the results obtained by the Maire Tecnimont group through hard work with a focus on innovation at all times whilst respecting the environment and ethical and social values.

He also highlighted the fact that Di Amato’s personal and professional history combined great passion with great responsibility as a positive and stimulating example to young students from a very young age.