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Gregorio Lucena Scarpella

Coordinator, Global Cultural Districts Network, London

Greg recently joined AEA with an interdisciplinary background that combines communications, marketing and cultural management. As GCDN Coordinator, Greg helps to manage and grow the Global Cultural Districts Network, a dynamic membership organization of 40 leading cultural districts around the world with a mission to improve the quality of urban life through the arts, culture and creative industries. Working closely with the Director, Greg helps to deliver GCDN’s membership program; marketing and communications strategy; research initiatives; and conference planning. He also supports the administration of AEA’s London office.

Prior to joining AEA, Greg worked for watchmaking company Sellita, and IT consulting firm EXES Sàrl in Switzerland. Greg recently completed his Master’s degree in Arts & Cultural Management at King’s College London, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in English and Communications from Université de Neuchâtel. Born into a multicultural family, Greg was raised in Switzerland and is fluent in English, French, Portuguese and Italian.