Marie Gabriella Sestini
Marie Gabriella is an associate at Oaklins Italy. In 2014, she joined the debt and grants advisory services division as EU funds advisor, where she has gained experience in advising companies in different sectors, from research and identification of funding sources to supporting their R&D projects. She also provides assistance in the preparation and presentation of the proposals and partner research within Horizon 2020 (SME instrument, FTI Pilot, etc.), ministerial funds (FCS) and regional calls. Her tasks include project management, coordination and reporting, relations with program entities, financial reporting, preparation of informative material and marketing. Fundraising mandates she has worked on include grants for companies such as Nuceria Adesivi Srl, ACMI SpA and Doxee SpA.
Prior to joining the grant advisory services division, Marie Gabriella worked from 2002 as head of the research department, where she was responsible for providing market research, the identification of acquisition targets or buyers in various industry sectors and assisting in the preparation of mandates and pitches. Marie Gabriella earned a double degree in economics as part of the agreement between the University of Turin and Université Jean Moulin Lyon III.