Andrea is a member of Hill+Knowlton Strategies’ Brussels team, supporting clients in driving their Public Affairs and Communications actions at the EU level. He mainly deals with companies from the agriculture, digital, energy and healthcare sectors, holding a strong focus on non-EU companies that are willing to enter the EU market. Andrea is involved in producing briefings, newsletters and podcast series and organising events with wide ranges of stakeholders.
Prior to joining H+K, Andrea completed two traineeships in Brussels: one as an advisor on structural funds and cohesion policy at Regione Piemonte – EU Delegation, one as a personal assistant in the European Parliament. Before these experiences, he worked in Genoa as an administrative assistant in the Consulate General of the Dominican Republic, and in Dublin as a political intern in the Embassy of Italy.
Andrea has a background in International Relations and European Affairs, having graduated from the universities of Genoa (bachelor) and Bologna (master) in Italy. He also spent an academic year at University College Cork (Ireland). He is a native Italian speaker, speaks English and Spanish fluently and has a good command of French.
Andrea is a member of football supporter club Grifoni Bruxelles and loves swimming, reading noir books and monitoring fashion trends in his free time.