Marianna joined the ESRI in January 2017 as a Postdoctoral research fellow. She holds a BSc. in Economics from Bocconi University and a Ph.D. in Finance from Cass Business School. Marianna has accumulated energy industrial experience from working at Eni, Rome, where she has held positions as energy analyst and economist. Her research interests include energy systems and markets design, energy trading and derivatives, applied econometrics, economic/statistical modelling, spillover effects between commodity and financial markets. Marianna is member of the International Association for Energy Economics.