Dr Nathalie Tocci is a director of the Istituto Affari Internazionali think tank, an honorary professor at the University of Tübingen, and Pierre Keller visiting professor at the Harvard Kennedy School. She has been Special Advisor to EU High Representative and Vice President of the Commission Josep Borrell. As Special Advisor to HRVP Federica Mogherini, she wrote the European Global Strategy and worked on its implementation. She has been a member of Eni’s board of directors since May 2020. Previously, she held research positions at the Centre for European Policy Studies, Brussels, the Transatlantic Academy, Washington, and the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, Florence. Her research interests include European foreign policy, conflict resolution, the Middle East and the Mediterranean. Her major publications include Framing the EU’s Global Strategy (Springer-Palgrave Macmillan, 2017) and The EU, Promoting Regional Integration, and Conflict Resolution (Springer-Palgrave Macmillan, 2017).