NGV leader Fausto Maranca passes away

We are deeply sorry to inform you that Fausto Maranca passed away last night. He was founder and former president of Galileo, an Argentinian NGV leader since its inception and a worldwide expert due to its vast experience and knowledge.

Widely known as an honorable person and an eager promoter of CNG as a vehicle fuel, Fausto Maranca leaves an everlasting legacy for all industry players currently running the business around the world.

We will always remember him with great respect and affection as a unique human being and as an example of passion, work and honesty.


Shared memories, thoughts, and feelings about Fausto

“Fausto was a very valuable and influential leader in the NGV industry; not only for Argentina, but also for the rest of the world. May his legacy stay and flourish with us.”

Ita Suriyanto, NGV Communications Group


“Russian NGV community expresses deepest condolences to Fausto’s family and friends.”

Eugene Pronin, Gazprom export LLC 


“My deepest condolence to his family and friends. May god rest his soul in peace.”

Hesham Ali Mustafa, ENOC


“I’m very sorry and sad to hear that Fausto has passed way. He was one of the greatest fighter for the progress and growing continuity of the NGV market on a worldwide basis.”

R. Fernandes, Presidente ALGNV – Asociación Latino Americana del  GNV


“The President and the BoD of NGV Italy express their deep condolences to Fausto family and to all his friends.”

Mariarosa Baroni, Presidente NGV Italy


“On behalf of ANGVA’s Board Members and members, I would like to convey our condolences to the family and colleagues of Fausto Maranca. Eventhough we had not known him, we were connected to him through his contributions and work on NGV.”

Lee Giok Seng, Secretary and Executive Director, ANGVA


It is with great sadness that I have to inform that Fausto Maranca, has passed away today. Fausto, NGV Global Champion in 2012, served several terms as President of the Argentine NGV Association and was one of the most important figures in the Argentine NGV Industry. He also led Galileo for several years. I wish to express our condolences to Fausto’s family and to our member of the Board, Osvaldo del Campo who has been a dear friend and colleague of  Fausto.


Diego Goldin, Executive Director, NGV Global 

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