Giada Bertolini has been working as an Innovation Consultant at the Brussels office of Zabala since March 2023. She is currently involved in several European projects, such as Air4NRG and the Batteries Europe Secretariat, and is in charge of Coordination and Project Management tasks. Moreover, she is part of Zabala Innovation’s Science and Education Knowledge Area, coordinating the Erasmus+ programme, and she is involved in writing proposals for different programmes, including Horizon Europe, Erasmus+, and Innovation Fund.

Before joining Zabala Innovation, she worked on drafting proposals and managing Erasmus+ and Interreg projects for a Spanish SME specialised in training and skills.

Giada holds a Master’s degree in European and Global Studies from the University of Padua (Italy) and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, International Relations and Human Rights. In 2022, she completed the programme in Strategic management of EU-funded projects of the Esade Executive Education.