Francesca has a degree in Management Engineering from the University of Bologna with a specialization in Environmental Studies. She cooperated with several NGOs and slow food organizations on water supply systems and sustainable agriculture in Morocco. Her professional experience includes employment as consultant at Accenture and collaboration with ADP (Accenture Development Partnership), a corporate social enterprise. She joined ISINNOVA in 2013, working on different European research projects in the mobility and transport sector, including CIVITAS Destinations, CIVITAS Portis, CityMobil2, Velocittà, Clean Fleets, and MOWE-IT. She is fluent in Italian and English and she has a good knowledge of French.