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Pietro Battistella


Pietro Battistella, consultant in APCO Worldwide’s Rome office, is a professional journalist who previously worked for the Italian parliamentary news agency AgenParl, developing a solid background in institutional communication. In APCO, he focuses on projects which combine both strategic communication and public affairs elements.

Battistella holds a BA in Humanities and an MS in Information from the University of Rome Tor Vergata and undertook a formal exchange programme at the Department of Mass Communication of the University of Tampere, Finland. Battistella specialized in International Studies at the SIOI and completed a training programme in “International Entrepreneurship” at John Cabot University in Rome. Battistella is fluent in Italian as well as in English, and has a good knowledge of Brazilian Portuguese.