Speaker – Mr. Gianluca Salsecci

Mr. Gianluca Salsecci
Head of International Research Network,
Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A
Married with two children, Gianluca Salsecci graduated at the University of Florence in 1984. In 1986 he got the Master in Economics and Political Science at the London School of Economics. He started his career in the Research Department of Istituto Mobiliare Italiano (IMI), now Intesa Sanpaolo (ISP) after the merge of Sanpaolo IMI with Banca Intesa. In 1992 he got one year leave that he spent at the London Business School as Ph. D. Visiting Student in Finance. In Intesa Sanpaolo he is currently in charge of the International Research Network within the Group’s Research Department.
He is interested in topics of international economics and, in his areas of research, is speaker at events, occasionally lecturer, and co-author of several publications, among which: Long Term Growth Perspectives and Economic Convergence of Central Eastern and South Eastern European Countries, Transition Studies Review (March 2008),  Russia. An Economy with High Growth Potential Facing a Challenging Global Crisis, ISP Research Dpt., (April 2009), The South Mediterranean Countries. Growth and Business Opportunities within the Framework Relations with the European Union, ISP Research Dpt. (Jan. 2010), GCC. Economics and Trade, ISP Research Dpt. (May 2013). Russia. Special Note. On the Risk of Sanctions and Counter-sanctions escalation, ISP Research Dpt (Sept. 2014). Recent Macroeconomic Developments in the MENA Region:(in Italian), ISP Research Dpt. (Oct. 2015).