Paolo-PetrocelliPresidente – Paolo Petrocelli

Paolo Petrocelli is driven by the belief that culture and the arts represent one of the main positive forces of development, growth and innovation on a global level.

As an active citizen, he is committed to supporting the great non-profit causes, becoming a leading exponent of youth representatives of some of the most prestigious Italian and international cultural institutions and organizations.
He is Co-founder and President of the Youth Committee of the Italian National Commission for UNESCO.

As a cultural manager, Paolo Petrocelli has held positions of responsibility within large companies, multinationals and foundations, maturing many years of experience that has allowed him to distinguish himself for a particularly innovative and dynamic professional profile, both nationally and internationally.

Founder and President of EMMA for Peace (Euro-Mediterranean Music Academy), he promotes cultural diplomacy projects between Europe and the Middle East as ambassador of musical diplomacy.

Former Member of the Board of Directors of the Teatro dell’Opera Foundation in Rome, Petrocelli is a member of the Board of Directors of the Accademia Musicale Chigiana of Siena, among the most prestigious musical institutions in Italy, Member of the Board of Directors of the Conservatory of Music Benedetto Marcello of Venice and Member of the Board of Directors of the Richard Wagner Konservatorium of Vienna.