Alessandro Gropelli is ETNO?s Director of Strategy and Communications. In this role, he is also Deputy to the Director General. He joined ETNO in 2013 and he is an expert of tech and telecoms policy. Alessandro is also a Member of the Board of GeSI, the Global e-Sustainability Initiative. Prior to joining ETNO, Alessandro was European affairs advisor at Vodafone Group and vice-chairman at m-commerce working group of GSMA Europe. In 2010, he worked in the Brussels team of Telecom Italia. In 2009, as public relations officer at the European Parliament, he implemented the information campaign for the 2009 European Elections in Northern Italy. He graduated in public management from Bocconi University in Milan (2009) and spent an exchange semester at the Hitotsubashi University of Tokyo (2008). More recently, he completed Executive Education courses at the MIT (2018) and Berkeley Haas (2016). Alessandro speaks Italian, English and French.