Francesco Briganti is currently the Secretary General of the Cross Border Benefits Alliance-Europe (www.cbba-europe.eu), a new EU advocacy organization promoting the development of cross border and pan-European employee benefits plans vis à vis the European and National decision makers.
Francesco is also the CEO of Employee Benefits and Welfare Institute, a Brussels based public affairs company (www.ebwi.eu), and Chair of the Italian branch of the International Employee Benefits Association (www.IEBA.org.uk).
Francesco is currently a member of the Occupational Pensions Stakeholder Group (OPSG) of European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA: https://eiopa.europa.eu/about-eiopa/organisation/stakeholder-groups/occupational-pensions-sg )
Between 2016 and 2018, he has been the Coordinator of the World Pension Alliance (WPA),
a platform of the main worldwide pensions advocacy organizations (www.worldpensionalliance.org).
Until June 2016 he has been the Director of the European Association of Paritarian Institutions of Social Protection (AEIP: www.aeip.net).
Francesco has been serving as lobbyist in EU affairs related to insurance and employee benefits matters for 13 years, he has been speaking at more than 300 public events around the World, and he often delivers lectures on EU law and EU lobbying affairs at several Universities.
Francesco holds a Ph.D in EU law, focused on the legal creation of a pan-European employee benefits plan.