Luca Costa Sanseverino
A bi national expert, he holds a degree in Political Science and a master in emerging markets economics. With over 15
years of experience, he has worked with several international financial institutions and international organizations such as the World Bank and the United Nations, also in the field of post conflict, as well as assisting both UK as well as talian private firms in their internationalization processes. He has accrued extensive knowledge of lending practices, procurement rules and programs of bilateral and multilateral donors. as well as an also excellent knowledge of the world of private business and its interaction with public institutions. With the project management experience gained in projects in 4 continents, he is now involved in infrastructure investments, SME development and projects in culture, as well as teaching at the ILSOLE24ORE Business School in Milan and in Rome.
He has strong international business experience in general management and marketing. He has worked in Georgia with UNDP in 2001 to support the Georgian Investment Centre (Government Agency) and, as Project Manager, within bilateral cooperation programmes funded by the Italian Government (IGEPP – Italy Georgia Economic Partnership Programme) involving also the neighbouring republics of Armenia and Azerbaijan (2004-2007). He managed relevant projects on behalf of Italian Regions targeted to promote territories and businesses in foreign markets (Russian Federation, China) involving Chambers of Commerce, Universities and Business Associations. His main areas of activity have focused on design and implementation of economic development projects covering investment attraction, export development, regional development and SME support through Italian Government, UN and EU aid programmes .Francesco holds a MA in Political Science. He is specialised in International Relations and in design and management of EU funded projects. He is Italian mother tongue and speaks fluently English and Spanish.
Filippo Giacomo Tiburtini ,
He holds a Degree in Economics, a Master in Social Science, and has completed PhD courses in Development Economics. He made research at Academic Level and holds lectures and seminars in different Italian University and important Business Schools.He has close to fourteen years experience on organizational and change management analysis,strategies and implementation of new processes procedures in existing organizational structures;analysis of business environment, macro economic analysis, industrial sector and cluster studies; local development strategies; international competitiveness, FDI attractions strategies, territorial marketing. He has worked on institution building projects financed by the World Bank and by EU funds. He has worked in institutional international co-operation division of several Italian mandated bodies where he coordinated institutional and bilateral co-operation projects between Italian governmental bodies and third countries as a senior project manager. He has close to fifteen years of professional experience in managing internationals projects in in the CIS and transition economies (Georgia, Armenia, Romania, Bulgaria and Russia), Africa, Turkey and several countries in the Balkans