Andrea Tacchella, graduated in physics in 2010, is currently a Ph.D student of the Physics Department of "Sapienza" University of Rome (will defend his thesis in Jan. 2015) and research fellow at the Institute for Complex Systems in Rome.

He has worked for four years in the field of Economic Complexity and has experience in world trade databases and computational methods in complex networks. He is co-author of several publications in peer-reviewed international journals.

Prior to this experience he was an intern at Deloitte Consulting on Enterprise Risk.