Eleonora is a specialist in International Relations and European Economics. She joined the Brussels team of Technopolis Group in February 2015 to work on European public policy projects in the field of innovation and industrial policies. At Technopolis Group, she participated in projects such as the Cumulative Cost Assessment of the Forest-Based Industries (DG GROW), the Business Innovation Observatory Plus (DG GROW), the European Cluster Observatory (DG GROW) and the Regional Innovation Monitor Plus (DG GROW). She has advanced skills in qualitative and quantitative analysis and evaluation of European policies, survey set-up and implementation, Input-Output analysis, database management and business development.
Prior to joining Technopolis Group, Eleonora worked as consultant for the World Economic Forum where she was in charge of the selection process for the Global Growth Companies and the Young Global Leaders Communities. She worked as market analyst and advisor for International and European Institutions at PwC Luxembourg. She was stagiaire at the European Commission for the Unit “Industrial Competitiveness for Growth” at DG ENTR and, in 2011, she participated in the internship programme of the United Nations at the International Trade Centre (WTO/UNCTAD) for the project “Trade for Sustainable Development”.
Eleonora holds a Master degree (2-years) in International Relation and Economic Policies from the University of Bologna and a Master degree in European Economics from the College of Europe of Bruges.
She speaks fluently English, Italian (mother tongue) and Spanish, and she has a very good knowledge of French.