Manzo Alberto

Alberto Manzo

Technical officer on Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Policy


Graduated with a degree in Agriculture Science (1985), Specialization in Vegetal Biotechnology (1995), PhD in Environmental AgroBiotechnology (2007), member of the Professional Order of Agronomist and Forestry (since 1997). In the Ministry he has been head of the organic agriculture office ( 2006-2009) and head of the agroenergy and “minor crops” office ( 2009-2012). He has a scientific background and experience in the Phytosanitary, Pesticides, Certification of Vegetal material, Vegetal Biotechnology, organic agriculture Sectors. Beyond from 2009 he has coordinated different agricultural chain: floriculture, medicinal and aromatic plants, nuts (hazelnuts, chestnuts, walnuts, almonds, pistachios) for the achievement of the sector plans. He was a Member of Italian delegation in numerous Standing Committee and working group in the UE Commission and Council for the sectors above mentioned