Enrico Giovannini is an Italian economist and statistician, full professor at the University of Rome Tor Vergata. He was Minister of Labour and Social Policies (2013-2014), President of the Italian Statistical Institute (2009-2013), Director of Statistics and Chief Statistician of the OECD (2001-2009). He is the founder and director of the Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development, a coalition established to implement in Italy the UN 2030 Agenda for sustainable development. He is President of the European Statistical Governance Advisory Board, member of the Global Commission on the future of work at the ILO and of boards of several Italian and international institutions. He is the author of more than 100 articles on statistical and economic topics, as well as of five books.