OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities (CFE)
Head of Unit, Water Governance and Circular Economy
Oriana Romano is the Head of Unit, Water Governance and Circular Economy, Urban Policies, and Sustainable Development Division of the OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities. She leads the OECD Water Governance programme, which she joined in 2013, as well as the OECD Programme on Circular Economy in Cities and Regions, which she created in 2018. Before joining the OECD, she was a lecturer in Environmental Economics at the “Centre for International Business and Sustainability” (CIBS), London Metropolitan University and the Department of Social Science of the University “L’Orientale”, Naples, Italy. She holds a Ph.D in “Institution, Economics and Law of Public Services”.