Marco Buti

Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Chair of Economic and Monetary Integration at European University Institute

Marco Buti hold the Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Chair of economic and monetary integration at the European University Institute. Until May 2023, he was Head of Cabinet of Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni who is responsible in the European Commission for economic affairs and taxation. From December 2008 until November 2019, he was Director General for Economic and Financial Affairs at the European Commission. He was educated at the Universities of Florence and Oxford. Since 1987, when he joined the European Commission, he held various positions including that of economic advisor to the Commission President. He has been visiting professor at the UniversitÈ Libre de Bruxelles, the University of Florence and at the European University Institute. He has published extensively on EMU, macroeconomic policies, structural reforms, welfare state, and unemployment.