External speakers

Roberta Lusardi

Head of EU Stakeholders and Communications, Enel Group

Roberta is currently the Head of Stakeholders and Associations in
the Brussels office of ENEL. She joined Enel in 2014, covering
several positions ranging from executive assistant to the Chief
Executive Officer of ENEL, to market analyst and business
developer in the Maghreb and broader Africa. Prior to joining
Enel, she worked in RES4MED, focusing on the investment
frameworks needed to spur renewable energy investments in the
Mediterranean region.

She also served as a consultant in the Desertec Project in
Germany, mostly covering Moroccan, Tunisian and Algerian
markets. Roberta also worked for seven years as a Journalist in
an Italian TV channel.

A former Fulbright scholar, she holds a Master's degree in
International Economics and Middle Eastern studies from the
School of Advanced International Studies of Johns Hopkins
University as well as a graduate degree in International Relations
from the University of Milan (Italy). Roberta is fluent in Italian,
English, French, Spanish and proficient in Arabic.