Nicola joined FIPRA as Special Advisor to develop the network in Latin America. Nicola is presently Honorary Consul of Italy in Medellin, Colombia. Former Director of Government and Public Affairs at BP and Press Officer at the Red Cross, Nicola has an expertise in external affairs, crisis and reputation management in the energy, healthcare and humanitarian fields. In his former position, Nicola has been leading transition and change management for large shared service centers. In 2009 his last Business Service Centre development project in Budapest has been nominated “investment of the year” by the Hungarian government. Nicola holds 2 IVCA awards (the “oscar” of corporate videos). Nicola obtained his MA in Communications at the F.Fattorello Institute in Rome and has a business administration background at the University of Rome. Nicola is married and has 2 daughters. He speaks Italian, English, Spanish and French.