Dr. Celeste Lo Turco
Former Vice President Strategy, SWF's Expert
Future Group Holding
Dr. Celeste Lo Turco is a Sovereign Wealth Funds Expert. She has been working for the SWFs Strategic Committee of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the SWFs Law Centre. She has been the advisor for Ancitel, the Italian Municipalities National Association, for the development of the national economy and the relationship with SWFs.
Former United Nations analyst with a specialization in Security and Middle-East Political Affairs, she worked within the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI). She has been living in the Middle East for a long period. Previously based in Qatar, she currently lives in the United Arab Emirates where she has been the Vice President Strategy for Future Holding, a Lebanese family office based in Dubai, for the past seven years.
She is a Georgetown University Fulbright Visiting Researcher and she holds a PhD in Political Theory and a Master Degree in International Relations, Markets and Institutions of the Global System.
She is an active writer about SWFs and global economics.