Luca Genovese holds an Advanced Master in International Development from the Radboud University of Nijmegen, where amongst other topics he studied accountability frameworks for companies operating in development cooperation. After gaining experience as free-lance journalist in Italy, Luca worked in Africa on projects related to microcredit and rural development, prior to joining the UN World Food Programme in Burkina Faso.
He has also worked in logistics and business analysis for a commodity trading company in Rotterdam. Before joining the Access to Medicine Foundation, Luca built up expertise on Public-Private Partnerships and Base-of-the-Pyramid markets while working at the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition. His academic background also includes an MA in International Relations from the University of Napoli “L’Orientale” and a BA in Communications and Journalism from the University of Salerno.