David Osimo

Director of Research


David Osimo is the director of research at the Lisbon Council since 2017. In this capacity, he coordinates the organisation’s research activity on issues such as the data economy, digital government, the future of work, as well as pioneering novel collaborative methods for policy research. He previously served as director and co-founder of two startups, as scientific officer in the European Commission Joint Research Centre, and advised the United Nations and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). He holds degrees from the University of Milan and University of Cardiff.