Marco Del Panta

Secretary General, EUI

Marco Del Panta is Secretary General of the EUI. He was previously City Councilman and Special Advisor to the Mayor of Florence. A career diplomat, he served most recently as Italy’s Ambassador to Switzerland. Previously, he was Director for Migration Policy at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He has also served at the General Directorate for the European Union of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and in Brussels at the Italian Permanent Representation to the EU. Previously, he held diplomatic positions in Austria and Egypt. Del Panta taught a course on “European Governance and decision making” at the University of Florence (2009-2011) and is member of the Council of the Fondation Jean Monnet pour l’Europe in Lausanne.