Audrey Giacomini

Manager, Innovation for Quality and Access, WISE


Audrey Giacomini is the Manager, Innovation for Quality and Access at WISE. WISE is an international, multi-sectoral platform for creative thinking, debate and purposeful action, which has established itself as a global reference in new approaches to education and in building the future of education through collaboration. In her role, Audrey, with her team, is in charge of managing WISE programs (Wise Prize for Education, Wise Awards, Wise Accelerator, WISE Emerging Leaders and Learners’ Voice program) and is also involved in the curation of content for different WISE conferences. Before joining WISE, Audrey was already engaged in a decidedly international career, with a focus on development and educational projects; first in China in an NGO, then at the Delegation of the European Union in Eritrea, and finally at Total in Uganda and then in Paris as Assistant Dean for International Affairs of the Paris School of International Affairs – Sciences Po. Also her interest in the field of International Affairs and global governance is demonstrated through her studies. Audrey graduated with a dual Bachelor degree in Political Science between Sciences Po in Paris and the Freie Universität Berlin, where she also spent one year. Then at the Master level, she pursued the specialization in International Security of the Master in International Affairs of Sciences Po, with a focus on conflict management and Peace Studies.