Speaker of the 38th Conference

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 and got the Master in Economics and Political Science at the London School of Economics in 1986. 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 spent one year leave 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 author or co-author of  publications. Among the most recent speeches, Gianluca Salsecci (2016), Deflationary risks and low/negative interest rates in the Euro Area. What are the drivers and the possible implications for banking? Speech at the Slovenian Banking Association, and among the most recent papers, Gianluca Salsecci et al. (2016), One Belt One Road Initiative: An Opportunity for the Western Balkans, International Research Network, ISP Research Department and Gianluca Salsecci et al. (2017) Eurasian Economic Union – European Union Relations: geo-political Developments and Trade Dynamics, Occasional Studies, ISP Research Department.