Dr Giovanni Occhiali is a Development Economist for the International Centre for Tax and Development.
He works on a number of projects related to Tax Administration and Compliance, Tax and Governance and co-leads the ICTD’s capacity building program together with Dr Max Gallien.
He holds a PhD from the University of Birmingham and prior to joining ICTD, he was a Researcher at the Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei and an Overseas Development Institute Fellow at the National Revenue Authority of Sierra Leone. His research focuses on Sub-Saharan Africa, and outside of the field of taxation his main interests are energy economics and industrial policies.
Languages: English and Italian (fluent)