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Ivano di Carlo
Senior Policy Analyst
Ivano di Carlo is a Senior Policy Analyst in the Europe in the World Programme at the European Policy Centre. Before joining the EPC, he worked at NATO for the Defence Investment Division and the Executive Management. Prior to that, he gained experience working at the European Investment Bank, as a Research Assistant at the University of Warwick, as a Government Affairs and Corporate Communications Trainee at Boeing. His primary research interests include China’s foreign policy, security and defence, and the Indo-Pacific region, with a particular focus on ASEAN. 

He holds a Master’s Degree in International Political Economy from the University of Warwick as well as a Double Degree (MA) in Public Policy and Political Analysis from the Higher School of Economics in Moscow and International Politics and Markets from the University of Bologna where he obtained a BA in International and Diplomatic Affairs.


Europe in the World


EU & China Think Tank Exchanges

Areas of expertise

EU-Asia relations, China's foreign policy, EU and NATO common security and defence policy, ASEAN, Japan

Current positions

Senior Policy Analyst


MA in International Political Economy, University of Warwick
Double MA, International Politics and Markets, University of Bologna, Public Policy and Political Analysis, Higher School of Economics in Moscow
BA in International and Diplomatic Affairs, University of Bologna


Italian, English, French (Intermediate), German (basic), Russian (basic)



Security & defence / EPC ROUND-UP
Countdown until the NATO Vilnius Summit: Priorities and expectations in 2023
By Amanda Paul , Jamie Shea , Ivano di Carlo , Mihai Sebastian Chihaia , Ricardo Borges de Castro , Ionela Ciolan , Iana Maisuradze , Federica Zizzi , Benedetta Berti - 22/06/2023
Strategic foresight / OUTLOOK PAPER
Europe in the world in 2023: Learning the language of power?
By Amanda Paul , Andrew Duff , Ivano di Carlo , Shada Islam , Mihai Sebastian Chihaia , Ricardo Borges de Castro , Iana Maisuradze , Georg Riekeles , Maxime Sierro , Rita Mendonça Barbosa Amorim Lobo , Simon Dekeyrel , Marta Mucznik , Svitlana Taran , Philipp Lausberg , Zeynep Güner , Berta López Domènech - 22/02/2023
Foreign policy / JUBILEE THINK PIECE
After the storm: The EU in uncharted waters
By Ivano di Carlo - 25/11/2022


Terrorism & radicalisation / BOOK
Guns and glory: Criminality, imprisonment and jihadist extremism in Europe
Ivano Di Carlo wrote the chapter on Germany in "Guns and glory: Criminality, imprisonment and jihadist extremism in Europe" book.

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