Ilaria’s main field of expertise concerns EU electricity & gas regulation and policy and its practical implementation in various European countries.
After a traineeship period at the United Nations and at the Permanent Representation of Italy at the European Union, she worked from 2005 until 2013 for EFET, the “European Federation of Energy Traders” as Director of Communications and Policy Associate.
During the 8 years spent in Brussels, she actively took part in the consultative processes leading to the development of major EU regulations and Directives such as the Third Energy Package, the RES Directive, EMIR, REMIT, Security of Supply regulation. At the same time she developed her knowledge in European energy regulation and policy, institutional relations and public affairs.
She was appointed Head of EFET Italy in 2008 and Director of the EFET Rome office in 2012.
Before joining FSR, she worked from 2013 until 2015 for ENOI S.P.A., responsible for institutional and regulatory affairs. In addition to coordinating the FSR’s research and policy activities, she is the Managing Editor of the IAEE publication “Economics of Energy & Environmental Policy”.