Livia Malcangio

Director, Institutional Relations and Protocol

Ms. Livia Malcangio has served the Permanent Secretariat as the Chief of Institutional Relations for more than ten years, and has worked for the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates since it was established in 1999. She maintains a master’s degree in International Relations and Protection of Human Rights from the Italian Society for the International Organization – United Nations’ Association (SIOI)..

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Telma Viale

Director, Global Influence & Partnerships

Ms. Telma Viale has decades of international public service dealing with mandates related to social justice and global development. She has served in the Americas, Europe, Africa and Central Asia. Until the end of 2013 she was the Special Representative to the UN and Director of the International Labour Organization (ILO) Office in New York, and was Vice-Chair of the UN Development Group.

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Victoria Devdariani

Director, Youth Program

Ms. Victoria Devdariani serves as the Chief Youth Program Officer for the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. In this capacity, Ms. Devdariani provides senior leadership on the development of the Leading by Example program, which serves as the official youth program for university students and young professionals attending the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. Ms. Devdariani maintains degrees in Sociology, Political Science, and Financial..

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Sandra Garcia Giraldo

Global Development and Planning Director

During more than 15 years, Ms Garcia has been involved in effective transformative initiatives:
– As Corporate Tourism Manager at the Colombian Government agency, Procolombia, she was part of the team that created and put in place the successful strategy that improved Colombia´s international perception and strengthened the international tourists attraction.

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Ekaterina Tolkunova

Communication Director

Ms. Ekaterina Tolkunova serves as Communication Director for the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. In this role, Ms. Tolkunova works with the international press on all things related to the Nobel Peace Summit. Ms. Tolkunova started her media career in 1993, while at her university, as a correspondent for the Izvestia newspaper, one of the oldest and most widely circulated Russian dailies..

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Irina Tutberidze

Youth Program Officer

Ms. Irina Tutberidze serves as a Youth Program Officer for the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. A researcher and scholar, Ms. Tutberidze has authored eight scientific articles in the sphere of international relations and world politics, two curriculums, and is the co-author of the curriculum for the World Summit’s Leading by Example youth program. She maintains a PhD in History, with a specialty in International Relations and Political Science..

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Louis Venturelli

Youth Program Officer

A champion of youth advocacy in international peace and humanitarian efforts, Mr. Venturelli has assisted in the recruitment of university students and young professionals for the annual World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates since he first attended the Hiroshima Summit in 2010. He helps to lead the coordination and facilitation of youth activities for the Leading by Example youth program, and assists in the coordination of the youth delegate

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Anastasia Mityagina

Communication Team Officer

Ms. Anastasia Mityagina serves as a Communication Team Officer for the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. In this role, she is responsible for promoting the values of the Nobel Peace Summit through both traditional and social media platforms. Ms. Mityagina started her career in media while at Moscow Pedagogical State University..

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Paolo Petrocelli

Cultural and Music Diplomacy Officer

Mr. Paolo Petrocelli serves as the Cultural and Music Diplomacy Officer for the Permanent Secretariat of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. He is a cultural entrepreneur driven by the belief that the arts and arts education are a major force for growth, development, and change globally. An active citizen with passion for non-profit activity, he has become a leading member of some of the most prestigious..

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Lorenzo Brasi

Legal officer

Mr. Lorenzo Brasi is the legal officer for the World Summit of Nobel Peace Prize Laureates.
Graduated in Law, he practices as lawyer dealing with labor and social legislation, after becoming a lawyer, deepens his studies at the ALMA MATER STUDIORUM of the University of Bologna, obtaining a Master’s degree in labor law on prevention and safety in the workplace..

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Elio Beretta

Fundraising officer

Mr. Elio Beretta, born in Brazil, moved to Italy for study reasons in 1988, he founded the Bertrade Company, specialized in the real estate sector. Over the years he has specialized in the development of logistic and commercial operations, collaborating with brands of national and international relevance, including Benetton, Fingen Group..

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Sarah Thomas

Counsellor for Education

Sarah Thomas is an international school administrator with ten years of experience in designing and leading service learning programs for international schools.

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Piotr Gulczynski

Counselor for Sponsorships

Mr. Piotr Gulczynski serves as the Counselor for Sponsorships for the Permanent Secretariat of the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates. He is an international relations specialist and NGO manager. He is IESE Advanced Management Program alumni. In 2010- 2012 he was appointed by the President of Polandto Advisory and Consultation Team of National Security Strategic Review…

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Olivier Roumélian

Pro-bono Councellor to the Executive Board on Financial Affaires

Olivier Roumélian is the pro-bono Councellor to the Executive Board on Financial Affaires. He is a business and tax lawyer at the Paris Bar. After some experiences with international law firms, he set up his own practice in 2005 and created ARTESIA Aarpi (Paris) in 2015, which works in an international context with its lawyers operating in French, English and Italian. 

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