Davide is a Researcher at VVA Economics & Policy in Brussels.
Davide has knowledge of EU policies and thematic expertise in a wide range of policy areas including competition economics, media and telecommunications, regulatory issues in energy and transport. Davide’s expertise relates in qualitative and quantitative data collection & analysis and economics research.
In his previous work experiences, Davide worked in the State Aid Strategy&Policy unit at the Directorate-General for Competition at the European Commission. In the execution of his activities there, Davide assisted in the assessment of evaluation plans submitted by Member States and he contributed to the definition of DG COMP’s ex-post evaluation methodology.
He holds a BSc in Economics and Social Sciences from Bocconi University, Italy and a MSc in Competition and Market Regulation from Barcelona Graduate School of Economics.
A native Italian speaker, Davide is also fluent in English and speaks intermediate Spanish.
Davide has a strong interest in a variety of sports and he is a former tennis player, having also participated to Italian national competitions. He is also passionate about art and travelling.