Senior Specialist, Megger Sweden AB
Andrea specializes in power system protection and IEC 61850 applications. He has 18 years of experience in high voltage power system protection with IEC 61850 and conventional applications at ABB, 7 years as product manager and technical specialist for relay test equipment and IEC 61850 test set and tools, and another 5 years as consultant in power system protection and IEC 61850 applications. He is a member of IEC TC95/MT 4 and TC 95/WG2, IEC committees for standardization of protection functions and IEC 61850 application for protection respectively. He holds a patent in IEC 61850 testing tools and algorithms and has received the IEC 1906 Award in 2013 which recognizes his exceptional achievements and expertise. He has been a guest lecturer at Royal Institute of Technology at Stockholm (KTH) on IEC 61850 for substation automation applications since 2008. He holds a Master of Science degree in electrotechnical engineering from Sapienza University at Rome.