Andrea Rubini

Andrea Rubini

Scientific and Policy Manager



Andrea is a dedicated and dynamic professional with over 25 years of broad based international experience in the development of the private sector and institutional capacity building. Andrea combines expertise in facilitating knowledge transfer and collaborations between innovation actors.

Andrea can offer:
More than 25 years of experience in the capacity building of Business sector development , capacity development of Business Intermediaries.
Long-term collaboration with Federations of Chambers of Commerce, Business Associations, public and private national/regional/European development Agencies, and regional/national/international clusters.
Excellent networking building capacity and direct experience with the main EC DGs and Agencies, EU networks and platforms operating in Brussels.
Long term experience in technical assistance and the development of training for large companies and SMEs on innovation and competitiveness strategies and value chain development.
More than 25 years of experience in the EU policy initiatives, management and implementation of EU funded actions in the public and private sector with particular reference to the projects implemented to support SMEs development.
Hands on experience of PCM and the LF approach to project design and implementation.
Solid ICT skills and thorough understanding of social media
Long term experience in high level teaching for Universities and International Organisations.
Capacity to deal with complex managerial scenarios related to program development and implementation.
Extensive knowledge of public, private, multi-lateral and bi-lateral funding.
Long term field experience in procurement management and capacity building in public procurement.
Long term practice in the management of human resources and multidisciplinary teams leading in complex working environments.
Excellent report writing, planning, budgeting and interpersonal skills.
Culturally adaptable, and available to travel extensively.
Tact, good judgment, and diplomacy.

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