Head of the Trento Centre for Local Development
Alessandra Proto is the Head of the OECD Trento Centre for Local Development, based in Italy, where she has been working since its establishment in 2004. She supervises the OECD Trento Centre activities, including the Spatial Productivity Lab and the capacity building initiatives. Previously, as policy analyst, she managed numerous projects on capacity building and local development, developed thematic research and reviews including on culture, creative industries and local development. She holds a degree in Economics of Public Administration and International Institutions from the University L. Bocconi of Milan.