- Fatim-Zohra El Malki is a visiting fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. She was previously a researcher on Islam and Politics at the Atlantic Council’s Rafik Hariri Center in Washington DC. She holds Masters degrees in Arab Studies from Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (2016) and in Security Studies from Queen’s University of Belfast (2013). Fatim-Zohra’s research focuses on counter-terrorism cooperation as well as law and institution making in the Maghreb region.
Piergiorgio Valente is Founder and Managing Partner of the leading Law Firm Valente Associati GEB Partners. He is: Adjunct Professor of EU Tax Law, as well as Tax and Financial Planning at the Link Campus University in Rome; Professor of Taxation of Multinational Enterprises at the Faculty of Political Studies and for the Superior European and Mediterranean Education “Jean Monnet” of the Second University of Studies in Naples; President of the Confédération Fiscale Européenne (CFE), https://www.cfe-eutax.org. [2017-2018]; Chairman of the International Tax Committee of the International Association of Financial Executives Institutes(IAFEI), [2012-present]; Bureau Member of the Taxation and Fiscal Policy Committee of the Business and Industry Advisory Committee (BIAC) to the OECD, [2010-present]; Italian Representative of Confindustria with the Tax Policy Working Group of BUSINESSEUROPE, [1997-present]; National Lead Coordinator for “International Tax Relations – EU Observatory – Taxation Area” of CNDCEC (Dottori Commercialisti), [2015-present]; Advisor to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of San Marino [2013-present]; CFE Representative to the Platform for Tax Good Governance, Aggressive Tax Planning and Double Taxation of the European Commission [2013-2016; 2016-2019]; Author of 15 volumes, co-author of more than 25 books; Over 500 articles published.