Management team

Balthazar Cazac Ph.D., Chairman

Balthazar Cazac

  • Balthazar founded Cautha in early 2006, having worked for several years as a renewable energy consultant in Europe and South East Asia. He has inspired Cautha's ambition and growth to this day. He is responsible for project origination, technology strategies, and client and supplier relationships
  • Balthazar holds a Ph.D. in genetic engineering and molecular immunology from UCL, London. He carried out post-doctoral research in the UK and the US. He is fluent in French, English and Italian

Giuseppe Artizzu, Managing Director

Giuseppe Artizzu

  • Giuseppe joined Cautha in early 2008. He manages the company and oversees financial structuring
  • He spent ten years working as an investment banker, based in London. An energy finance specialist, he most recently co-ordinated coverage of Europe's renewable energy sector for Lehman Brothers
  • Giuseppe holds a Laurea in Economics and Finance from the University of Bologna. He is fluent in English and Italian

Paolo Brambilla, Chief Technical Officer

Paolo Brambilla

  • Paolo has worked with Cautha as a consultant since 2006, and joined full time in 2008
  • He is in charge of Cautha's technical activities: technologies selection, oversight of project engineering and co-ordination of local technical consultants
  • Paolo is a renewable energy specialist. He was part of the engineering department of Enerpoint, a pioneer in the Italian solar sector. He has later worked as a freelance consultant, as well as for large corporations such as Denso and Daikin
  • Paolo graduated in mechanical engineering from the Politecnico di Milano. He is fluent in English and Italian