Nicola Missaglia is ISPI's Communications and Publications Manager, as well as a Research Fellow at ISPI's Asia Centre, in charge of the India Desk. Before joining ISPI, he has served for several years as the Scientific Coordinator and Managing Editor for the international think tank Reset-Dialogues on Civilizations. He holds a B.A. in Philosophy and a Research Master’s degree in Political Theory and Contemporary History from Sciences Po Paris’ Doctoral School (France) and has extensive experience in managing projects in the MENA region and India.
Karim Mezran is director of the North Africa Initiative and resident senior fellow with the Rafik Hariri Center and Middle East Programs at the Atlantic Council focusing on the processes of change in North Africa. As a distinguished Libyan-Italian scholar, Dr. Mezran brings enormous depth of understanding to the transition in Libya and elsewhere in the region. He is the co-editor of three volumes published with Dr.
Jovana Marović is Executive Director of Politikon Network, a Podgorica-based think tank and a member of the Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group (BiEPAG).
Sena Marić is a Senior Researcher and Programme Manager at the European Policy Centre (CEP), Belgrade. She oversees strategic development and the activities implemented within the Europe and Us programme area. Her main areas of expertise are EU enlargement policy, EU affairs and decision-making and civil society empowerment. She also works as external associate on research projects related to EU’s conditionality policy in the rule of law as well as asylum policies. Prior to CEP, Sena worked for the think tank European Stability Initiative in Brussels.
Between 1982 and 1993, Massimo Lombardini worked in the industry, mainly in the energy sector. In 1994, he joined the Directorate General of Energy of the European Commission where he worked on issues related to energy such as international relations, energy infrastructures, technology EU energy policies. In August 2019 he retired from the European Commission and since then he writes articles. He holds a degree in Geological Sciences from the University of Milan and a Master in International Politics from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB).