Member of Parliament
Italian Chamber of Deputies
MSc and PhD in Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh. On leave from University Carlos III, Madrid; former Assistant Professor and conducted research on policies for innovation, creativity and regional/urban development. Consulted for UNDESA, the European Commission, the Italian Ministry of Education, and other national and regional governments. Member of the Italian Parliament, Chamber of Deputies. Focus on employment and economic development policies. Writes for Italian newspaper, La Stampa. Author of various books on nurturing and leveraging talent, and developing job opportunities.