Alberto Anfossi is Secretary General of FCSP. He was appointed by the Management Board and heads the Foundation’s operational structure.
Alberto Anfossi graduated with distinction in Physics from the University of Turin, earned a PhD in Physics at the Polytechnic University of Turin and began his career as a post-doc researcher in the field of quantum statistical mechanics.
After earning a Master’s Degree in Economics at Collegio Carlo Alberto, Alberto Anfossi worked at the Polytechnic University of Turin, the Italian Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN) and Collegio Carlo Alberto, supporting research groups in attracting competitive funds and managing funding. He took part in the research quality assessment exercises for the years 2004-2014 at the Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of the University and Research System (ANVUR). In 2018, he worked as Innovation Manager for the Equiter S.p.A Research and Innovation Fund.
Alongside his academic and research activity, Alberto Anfossi has gained many years of experience in the non-profit sector, becoming directly involved in the fair trade movement, locally, nationally and internationally.
His experience with FCSP began in 2013, when he joined the Compagnia di San Paolo Sistema Torino consortium to head the Fund Raising area, becoming its Director in May 2016. In 2018, FCSP selected Alberto Anfossi for the position of Local Development Director, with responsibility for coordinating the various units to implement the 2017-2020 strategic plan.
Alberto Anfossi was unanimously appointed Secretary General of FCSP on 27 July 2018, and reappointed on 11 May 2020 by the new Management Board for the four-year term 2020-2024.