Our Board of Directors is made up of forward-thinking businessmen. Our team, which has an average age of less than 35 years, recruits enterprising and pragmatic young people who can provide the businesses with a professional and competent service.


of Directors

Sergio Barel


Giorgio Costacurta


Roberto Siagri


Stefano Mainardis


The Team

Saverio Maisto

General Manager

Dynamic, tenacious and creative.

After graduating with a degree in Economics and a Master’s in Energy Management at the Polytechnic University of Milan, Saverio joined the COMET team in 2009. Due to his constant contact with the local business fabric and the main regional stakeholders, his role entails defining strategies and projects for the COMET Cluster.

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Riccardo Zanelli

Project Manager

Enterprising and proactive.

Zanelli, a Political Science and International Relations graduate, joined the COMET team in 2018 after having lived in Brussels for 8 years. He mainly manages the Udine-based business projects. Thanks to his consolidated experience in European Funding and Projects, he plays a key role in the relationship and partnership management of the main international stakeholders.

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Stefania Delti

Marketing and Communication

Efficient and rational.

This Business Administration graduate from the University of Udine has been working for COMET since 2013, thanks to a project sponsored by Google Italia. She now coordinates the cluster’s online and offline communication activity and organises events.

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Tamara Roveredo

Administration and Control

Empathetic and precise.

Tamara, an Economics graduate from the Bocconi University in Milan, has been with COMET since its establishment in 2007. She handles the Cluster’s administrative management and audits, in addition to presenting and reporting both national and international projects.

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Margherita Cattarinussi

Events and Training

Determined and pragmatic.

Margherita, a Communication and Advertising graduate from the University of Trieste, joined the COMET team in 2018. She mainly organises the COMET-run workshops, supporting companies pave their own paths aimed at increasing the specialist skills of all their company departments.

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