Francesco holds a MSs in “Languages for Communication in Business and International Organizations” from the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia and a Master degree in EU Funding and Project Management from the Sole 24 Ore Business School in Milan. Previously, he graduated in Modern Languages and Cultures from the UNICAL. He has been working as EU project manager and grant writer since 2017, mainly in the fields of digital competences, ICT, sustainability, social inclusion and business innovation. He gained expertise on proposal development, content creation, quality management and dissemination. He joined ICONS in 2021 as a Grant Office Manager.