MBA, BA Industrial Engineer, BA Fine Arts (Sculpture)
Former Regional Director for Europe of the ICA (International Cooperative Alliance), high skilled in co-operative business solutions, economic democracy, self-help and social and solidarity enterprise development.
Experienced in national and international project management, excellent research skills in economics, environmental economics and co-operative and third sector.
Worked as expert for National, European and International Organisations such as European Union Institutions, OECD, World Bank, Agence Française de Development, Rosa Luxembourg Foundation.
As a professional sculptor, hasexhibited in Belgium, France, Italy and Australia. Developed co-operative art-spaces, clusters and incubators in Brussels and Messina. Strongly committed to cultural diversity, grass roots democracy, environmental sustainability and a fairer and less divided society.
Language proficiency in German, French, English and Italian.