Ugo Abbagnano

Spoken language: Italian

COGEA’s Partner, he has been involved for 30 years in technical assistance in the field of local development, agricultural and fisheries’ policies, working as a team leader projects to support public administrations and public-private partnerships for the implementation of complex programmes and projects.


Since 2003, he has been responsible for technical assistance activities to the Management Authorities of Rural Development Programmes /Leader. He has specific knowledge of the main integrated and participatory design tools. He is an expert in integrated design and supply chain valorisation systems.

He is an expert in economic research activities, sector studies, improvement and valorisation of quality production, he has participated, as a senior expert, in evaluation of the Common Agricultural Policy for the European Commission – Directorate-General Agriculture (DG AGRI).