Network Secretariat

Executive Director

Being involved in European Affairs for about 20 years, Mr. Ciulli leads the ECRN permanent representative body of the network on behalf of Regione Lombardia. Based in Brussels, he liaises with various EU institutions, network associations and regional representations and supports the strategic development of the network in the long term.


Network and Policy Coordinator

With an open and genuine attitude, Ms. Bańka is the person to manage members’ relations and general communications activities. Working closely with the regions and monitoring EU legislative developments, she supports the Secretariat in connecting the European and regional dimensions of policy making and raising awareness of EU initiatives or funding opportunities.


Junior Policy and Project Officer

As Junior Policy and Project Officer, Francesca provides support to the ECRN Secretariat in building collaboration between members in several priority areas, including industrial policy, bioeconomy, plastics and recycling, and decarbonization. She also contributes to ECRN advocacy and communications activities.