Executive turned entrepreneur and educator, Jose D’Alessandro has spent the last few years working on 3 interconnected fields: innovation, strategy and entrepreneurship, using complexity as a methodological approach. He brings firsthand experience and theoretical knowledge of innovation ecosystems, consulting for listed companies, SMEs, Stairs & start-ups. This led him to be nominated among the 5 Italian National Experts at the European Innovation Council. Previously, he contributed to the growth of some of the most iconic brands in the world, restarted divisions and companies, promoted Open Innovation initiatives. Natural leader, outgoing, with multicultural and multilingual skills, he is at ease in the most diverse environments. As a person he is open, witty and resilient. He loves intelligence, courage, generosity and things well done. He hates waste, of people, of the land, of ideas, of time. He practices business innovation, friendship, art.