Simone Grisenti Appointed Managing Director of CAREL Iberica


Simone Grisenti has been appointed as the new Managing Director of CAREL Iberica. With an MBA degree from the Polytechnic University of Milan and an MSc in Biomedical Engineering, Grisenti has a strong academic background. He began his career in the biomedical sector before transitioning into marketing management roles within the manufacturing industry, where he held positions of increasing responsibility in various global companies before joining CAREL in 2019 as Group Marketing Manager – HVAC Commercial. His extensive experience and leadership skills make him well-suited to lead CAREL Iberica into its next phase of growth and development.


CAREL Iberica has appointed Simone Grisenti as Managing Director.

The appointment of Simone Grisenti follows the passing of Xavier Pinto i Puig, the previous Managing Director of CAREL Iberica, who tragically passed away on Nov. 10 due to natural causes. Pinto i Puig had been serving as the Managing Director of the Spanish subsidiary since 2018 and had made significant contributions to its growth during his tenure.

“As Simone Grisenti steps into his new role, I am confident that CAREL Iberica will continue its success and further strengthening its position in the market under his leadership,” said Giandomenico Lombello, CAREL Group Chief Sales and Marketing Officer. “Simone Grisenti's vision and expertise will undoubtedly drive the company towards achieving its strategic objectives and delivering value to its customers across the Iberian region.”



CAREL is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of control solutions for air conditioning, refrigeration and heating, and systems for humidification and evaporative cooling. We design our products so as to bring energy savings and reduce environmental impact, thanks to the combination of the most advanced technologies and customized services, aimed at optimizing the performance of equipment and systems. Our solutions are used in commercial, industrial and residential applications. Founded in 1973, CAREL employs more than 2000 people, with consolidated revenues in 2023 of 650 million euros (+19.3% over 2022) and operates through 38 branches and 15 fully-owned production plants. For more information, visit