With resolution of 4 November 2011, the Board of Directors approved the appointment of Thomas Lawton, currently General Counsel of Ansaldo STS USA Inc, as President and Chief Executive Officer of the same company in the place of Alan Calegari, which is about to terminate his employment with Ansaldo STS.

Therefore, the Country Representatives of the major entities of Ansaldo STS are the following:

  • Country Representative ASTS France: Emmanuel Viollet (Président de la Société);
  • Country Representative ASTS USA: Thomas Lawton (President & Chief Executive Officer);
  • Country Representative ASTS Australia: Lyle Jackson;
  • Country Representative ASTS China: Davide Cucino (Chairman of the Board of Directors)

Below is a breakdown of headcount:

COMPANIES/REGIONS 2010 2011 Change
ASTS Italia* 1,570 1,583 + 13
ASTS France** 703 650 - 53
ASTS USA 839 862 +23
ASTS APAC 1,021 928 -93
ASTS China 84 77 -7
*Including the employees of ASTS Germany and ASTS Kazakhstan **Including the employees of ASTS UK, ASTS Ireland, ASTS Sweden


Registered Office: 16151 Genoa Via Paolo Mantovani, 3 - 5
Paid-in Share Capital EUR 70,000,000 R.E.A. n. 421689 Register of Enterprises of Genoa Tax Code 01371160662
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