Riccardo Bodini joined Euricse in 2010 to work on new project development. He later assumed the role of Coordinator (2012-2015) and General Coordinator (2016-2018). Since 2019 he has been Director and, in this role, he collaborates with the President in managing the institute’s activities. In addition to this, he works directly with public agencies, cooperatives and social enterprises in applied research and consulting projects ranging from strategic planning and organizational design to policy analysis.
He graduated with honors in Communication Sciences from the University of Bologna and received a master’s degree in Public Policy from the University of Chicago. He then worked in Chicago for seven years for an organization specializing in the economic revitalization of distressed urban areas, overseeing numerous research and consulting projects on behalf of corporations, public agencies, foundations, and nonprofit organizations.