State Secretary for European Affairs, Italy
Sandro Gozi is State Secretary at the Presidency in the Italian Government, in charge of European Affairs. He has been a Member of the Italian Parliament since 2006. Former diplomat, Sandro Gozi was an European Commission official, working in the cabinet of both EC President Romano Prodi (1999-2004) and Josè Manuel Durao Barroso (2004-05). He teaches European Union Institutions and Policies at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques of Paris, at the European Colleges of Bruges and Parma. Sandro Gozi is author of various publications on European politics. He holds a PhD on public law from University of Bologna.