Giacomo Barolo holds a BSc in International Relations from the University of Padua (Italy) and a MSc in International and Diplomatic Affairs from the University of Bologna (Italy). He also obtained a master’s in project management from the University of Barcelona (Spain) and a master’s in European Policy Advisor and Project Consultant from the Belgian-Italian Chamber of Commerce and the Institute of European Studies of the Catholic University of Louvain-La-Neuve (Belgium). Before joining Nordic Innovators, Giacomo worked in public bodies and NGOs where he started writing projects in the humanitarian and cooperation field. Later, he became a project consultant and proposal writer in Horizon 2020 innovation calls with a remarkable success rate. Without a scientific background, Giacomo is able to work in different industrial domains with a strong focus on business, problem identification and impact sections.