Matteo joined the digital team at Fipra in July 2017.Matteo gained experience in public affairs as an intern at another Brussels-based consultancy, helping clients on a variety of issues including ICT, trade, and energy relations. Prior to that, Matteo was awarded a Schuman scholarship at the European Parliament, where he followed the Committees on Foreign and Constitutional affairs. Matteo has a background in political science that bridges international relations with public policy, with a focus on research. He holds an MA in International Relations from LUISS Guido Carli University in Rome and a MRes in Public Policy from Queen Mary, University of London. Along with his native Italian, Matteo is fluent in English and intermediate in French.