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Nicola Gatti


Nicola Gatti



Nicola Gatti has a professional experience of more than 32 years spanning multiple industry sectors (telecommunications, finance, automotive) and multiple company functions (technical, marketing, purchasing, HR, strategy, consulting, corporate, top management). His current position is CEO of Malta-based KHS International Holding Limited.

He holds a Master’s in Engineering and an Executive MBA and, and is currently an adjunct professor for IE Business School, teaching in the area of Strategy in Executive MBAs and other top-management courses.

Corporate Experience

• CEO, KHS International Holding Ltd. (Malta, 2015-2019)

• CEO, AWS Malta Ltd. (Malta, 2013-2015)

• Principal Consultant, Nokia Siemens Networks (Italy, 2012-2013)

• Network International Projects, Telecom Italia (Italy, 2010-2012)

• International Consultancy VP, TISparkle (Italy, 2007-2010)

• Purchasing VP, Telecom Italia (Italy, 2005-2007)

• Secretary General, TIM Hellas (Greece, 2002-2005)

• VP Latin America, TIM (LatAm, 2000-2002)

• M&A Director, TIM (Italy, 1997-2000)

• Strategy Coordinator, Cégétel start-up (France, 1995-1997)

• Business Marketing Manager, Telecom Italia (Italy, 1994-1995)

• Visiting Researcher, Bellcore (USA, 1993-1994)

• Researcher, SIP (Italy, 1987-1993)

Academic Experience

• Adjunct Professor of Strategy. IE Business School – since 2006

• Founder and teacher of Universal Personal Telecommunications course, SSGRR Institute – 1993

• Teacher in several technical courses, SSGRR Institute – 1991-1993

• Tutor of Master Graduation Theses in Electronic Engineering, La Sapienza University 1988-1991

Academic Background

• International Executive MBA – IE Business School (best student) – 2004

• Strategic Issues in Mergers and Acquisitions – INSEAD Business School – 2001

• Financial Management – SDA Bocconi Business School – 1999

• Master in Electronic Engineering – La Sapienza University (summa cum laude) – 1987