Raffaella Grassi

Partnerin, CEO & Chief Vision Officer, Origami Engineering

London, United Kingdom

About me

Raffaella Grassi has achieved significant breakthroughs in business development and advanced engineering for energy, aerospace, material science, and industrial markets through her firm Origami Engineering. The London-based Ms. Grassi is focused on finance and strategy. Grassi has acquired experience during several decades of Business Development at big industrial corporations working in high technology fields. She is ambitious and imaginative, with extensive international experience, with proven, lasting results within a broad range of industrial solutions, projects, and ventures. During her career, she has developed, planned and executed a number of successful change projects, to all of which she has contributed significantly to global growth and profitability. Grassi implements a strict excellence based strategy, while developing a business using an easy understanding of complex concepts and problems, and converting analysis and solutions into logical, quick and durable strategies.

Skills

Business Development
Management
Strategic Planning
Engineering
Innovation Management
International Business
Project Management
Consulting
Unternehmensführung
Leadership
Professional experience
Entrepreneurship
International experience

Timeline

Professional experience for Raffaella Grassi

  • Current 8 years and 3 months, since Feb 2016

    CEO & Chief Vision Officer

    Origami Engineering
  • 5 years and 1 month, Oct 2017 - Oct 2022

    Shareholder

    Thor Power Corp.

  • 2 years and 10 months, Jul 2019 - Apr 2022

    Partner & Business Development Manager

    Prosperity Bamboo

  • 2 years and 3 months, Jul 2013 - Sep 2015

    Interim VP Business Development

    Chevron Industries

  • 3 years and 8 months, May 2011 - Dec 2014

    Senior VP Business Development

    NTT Carbon Fiber Group

  • 2 years and 1 month, Mar 2012 - Mar 2014

    Head of Business Opportunity Evaluation Committee

    NTT Carbon Fiber Group

  • 2 years and 5 months, Nov 2011 - Mar 2014

    Member of the board

    NTT Carbon Fiber Group

  • 6 years, 2007 - Dec 2012

    CEO

    NTT Aerospace Ltd

  • 2005 - 2006

    Project Manager

    NTT Group

Languages

  • English

    First language

  • Italian

    First language

  • French

    Intermediate

  • German

    Intermediate

  • Spanish

    Intermediate

  • Japanese

    Basic

  • Korean

    Basic

  • Portuguese

    Basic

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