Giorgia joined Itad in 2012. In her current role as Business Development Officer she is responsible for identifying new business opportunities, coordinating tenders (expressions of interest and proposals) for a variety of clients, creating and fostering connections with external consultants, associates and partners as well as contributing to the development of key business development systems, processes and quality standards.
In addition to her business development work, Giorgia also provides research support to large and complex consultancy projects. For example, she recently worked on the Independent Evaluation of the Temporary International Presence in Hebron funded by Norad and the Independent Evaluation of Budget Support in Mozambique funded by the European Commission.
Prior to joining Itad, Giorgia worked within the Business Development Unit of an international development consulting firm in Italy, mainly on EC technical assistance projects. She has also experience in the field of humanitarian aid (European Commission, DG ECHO) and in the non-governmental sector in the Middle East.
Giorgia holds a MA in Conflict, Security and Development from King’s College London and a Laurea Magistrale (cum Laude) in International Relations and Diplomacy from the University of Bologna – Forli Campus. She speaks fluent English and Italian, and has a working knowledge of French.
Find out more about Giorgia in her 60 Second Interview.