Milo Fiasconaro has been the Executive Director of Aqua Publica Europea – the European Association of Public Water Operators – since 2012. Prior to that, he worked for local public authorities, especially in the field of innovation, local development, and environmental policies. He has an extensive knowledge of EU policies and of their implication for local governance. He holds a research master’s degree in Human Geography from Durham University (UK) and a degree in Political Science from Florence University (Italy). In addition to Italian, his mother tongue, he fluently speaks English, French and Spanish.