Jacopo Spezia

Jacopo joined Bax & Company in December 2023 as an innovation consultant in the EU Programmes department.

He holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations and Political Science from the University of Trento and a joint Master of Arts in Comparative and Middle East Politics and Society from the University of Tübingen and the American University in Cairo.

With professional experience in public policy, business development, and project management across Israel, the Netherlands, Belgium, Italy, and Tajikistan, Jacopo has developed a keen interest in climate change mitigation and adaptation, natural resource management, and sustainable development.

At Bax & Company, he works on projects from various EU-funded programmes, providing technical advice in administrative, legal, and financial management.

Jacopo, a native Italian speaker, is fluent in English and Spanish, with basic knowledge of Arabic, German, and Catalan.

Outside of work, he swaps his PC for hiking boots as an avid mountain hiker. He also enjoys outdoor activities like swimming, kayaking, photography, and gardening.