E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.


Michele Di Maio

Assistant Professor at Università Parthenope
Innovation - Member

PhD, University of Siena; Laurea (Master), Bocconi University. Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Naples “Parthenope” (Italy); Senior Affiliate of the Households in Conflict Network (HiCN). Researches the economics of conflict (Palestine and Afghanistan), child labour, and industrial policies in developing countries, especially Africa. Former: consultant on issues related to industrial development and international trade for CEPAL, IPD Initiative, UNECA, UNIDO, UNCTAD, and IGC.