Dr. Pier Carlo PADOAN
Deputy Secretary-General, OECD, Paris
Professor of Economics at the Universtiy La Sapienza of Rome
Director of the Fondazione Italianieuropei
1998-2001 Economic Adviser to the Italian Prime Ministers
2001-2005 Italian Executive Director at the International Monetary Fund with risponsibility for Greece, Portugal, San Marino, Albania and Timor Leste
2007 Deputy Secretary-General of the OECD
Mr. Padoan has a degree in Economics from the University of Rome and has held various academic positions in Italian and foreign universities, including at the University of Rome, College of Europe (Bruges and Warsaw), Université Libre de Bruxelles, University of Urbino, Universidad de la Plata, and University of Tokyo. He has published widely in international academic journals and is the author and editor of several books.