Matteo Andreoletti is a Division Director responsible for direct equity investments in Europe for Whitehelm Capital, a specialised infrastructure investment manager with over €3 billion of assets under management. With 15 years’ experience of investing in the infrastructure market, Matteo has structured and executed investments throughout various markets and economic cycles in energy & utilities, transport, and telecom infrastructure. He currently co-leads Whitehelm’s efforts on smart city backbone infrastructure in partnership with one of the largest pension funds in Europe. Matteo is a board member of Sarpsborg Avfallsenergi AS, a waste to energy business in Norway, and Saren Infrastructure AS, a holding company for long term investments in energy related infrastructure in the Nordics with a focus on renewable and sustainable technologies. Prior to joining Whitehelm, Matteo held senior positions within the infrastructure investment and advisory teams of leading infrastructure banks, including Macquarie in London and Natixis in Paris. He holds an M.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering from the Ecole Centrale Paris and the Politecnico di Torino, and studied finance and business administration at the Collège des Ingénieurs in Paris.