Federico Magalini

Research Associate

Profile
  • Federico Magalini
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-IAS
    OFFICE:
    Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1, 53113 Bonn, Germany
    PHONE:
    +49 -(0)228-815-0214
    NATIONALITY:
    Germany

    Biographical Statement

    Federico Magalini, a Mechanical Engineer, holds a PhD in Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering from Politecnico di Milano University. He focuses his research activities on e-waste management and is an author of more than 30 publications in national, international journals and conference proceedings, as well as co-author of the first Italian book on e-waste management, published in 2005.

    As a Research Associate since 2005 at UNU-ISP SCYCLE, Federico has been working with the Solving the E-waste Problem (StEP) Initiative on e-waste, including different studies for the European Commission and key stakeholders in the context of the recast of the WEEE Directive; he is currently focusing on capacity building projects mainly in developing countries as project manager of Ewaste Academy – Managers Edition.

    Between 2008 and 2011 Federico has also been working as Quality & Operations Manager in Italian take-back system, in addition to his UNU-related activities.