Moderator: Francesco PezonePartner, The Green Consulting Group
At present a Eunomia Studio Legale partner. He has been a lawyer since 2002 and in 2008 he joined the New York Bar. Francesco has worked in leading Italian and international legal firms, namely, for Grande Stevens Associazione Professionale in Turin first and then as Foreign Associate for Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP in New York (U.S.A.). As a corporate lawyer he deals with corporate and commercial law. He is a specialist in renewable energies and in legal and strategic consultancy for Start Ups. He is an adjunct professor at the IUC (International University College) in Turin, where he teaches “Start Up Companies Law and Financing” in English in the framework of the Master of Laws university programme. He is the author of several articles on energy law, civil law, corporate law and financial markets law. Educational background: Degree in Law with honours at LUISS Guido Carli University in Rome in 1999. La Sapienza University in Rome in 2005 awarded him a Phd Degree in “Economics, politics and international legislation of institutions and financial markets”. At the New York Columbia University in 2008, he completed an LL.M course in International Trade Law.