Mr. Giuseppe Cossiga


Giuseppe Cossiga has been appointed as President of AIAD in September 2022.

In addition, Giuseppe Cossiga has been Institutional Relations Director of MBDA Italy since October 2017.

From 2001 to 2013 he was a Member of Parliament in the Chamber of Deputies. Between 2008 and 2011 he was Undersecretary of State for Defence, with responsibility for Procurement and the Defence industrial sector.

Previously, Giuseppe held positions, both in Italy and abroad, in companies in the Aerospace (GIE ATR – France; Alenia Aeronautica – Italy), Communications (ADN Kronos Group) and Infrastructure (Autostrade per l’Italia; Autostrade TECH) sectors.

Giuseppe was born in Sassari, Sardinia, on 30/10/1963, graduated in Aeronautical Engineering with honours at the University “La Sapienza” of Rome and lives in Rome.