Ugo Tramballi is ISPI Senior Advisor in charge of the Institute’s India Desk. As Global Correspondent columnist with the Italian Economic newspaper Il Sole 24 Ore he covered the Middle East peace process, India’s Economic reforms, South Africa transition to democracy, China rise and Hong Kong handover, the impact of globalization on World Politics, the World after 9/11, Civil uprising in the Middle East, the financial crisis in the Western World and rise of populism. A veteran journalist, he joined the Metropolitan section of Il Giornale in 1976. Mr Tramballi served as the newspaper’s Middle East correspondent in Beirut from 1983 to 1987 with war correspondences from Lebanon, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan and extensive coverage in India and Pakistan. He was Moscow correspondent (1987-1991). He is a member of the Istituto Affari Internazionali, IAI, Rome, and Centro per la Pace in Medio Oriente, CIPMO, Milan, as well as a World Economic Forum’s Media Leader.
Senior Advisor, Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI), Italy