He is currently Non-Executive Director of Assicurazioni Generali, Non-Executive Deputy Chairman of London Stock Exchange Group, Non-Executive Director of Veolia Environnement. He is in the Board of Overseers of Columbia Business School and Fondazione Teatro alla Scala.
From 1985 to 1996 he was Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Techint. In 1996 he moved to the UK and was Chief Executive Officer of Pilkington until May 2002. From May 2002 to May 2005 he was Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Enel. From 2005 to July 2006 he was Chairman of Alliance Unichem.
- Harry Wilson, LSE deputy chairman Paolo Scaroni dragged into bribery scandal, telegraph.co.uk, 8 February 2013.
- Paolo Scaroni, Chief Executive Officer, Eni, accessed 23 May 2013.