Francesca Faella is an Italian student currently pursuing a master’s degree in International Economic Policy at Sciences Po Paris, with a major in Global Economy and Russian Studies. Her master thesis is focused on energy trade between EU and Russia and part of the research will be conducted at the University of Saint Petersburg under a research internship program.
In 2014, she moved to Russia to study at the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet in Saint Petersburg. In 2020 she was awarded with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from LUISS University in Rome. She has carried out an internship at the Italian Ministry of the Interior and currently works at the European Parliament as Policy Advisor to a MEP for the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs and for the EU Delegation to Central Asia countries.