Our Team

Cristina Zygomalas
Partner, Business Development Director

Cristina's experience is grounded in 25 years working for premier agencies in international marketing and advertising.  Additionally she has expertise as an independent, highly motivated communication professional with EU projects and integrated campaigns. Cristina founded Comunicazione Europe Net in 2014 with the vision to offer innovative consultancy services to the public sector in business development, procurement participation and project management.  Her specialties include food and agriculture, tourism, education and culture, environment and innovation.

Simonetta Roncaglia

Simonetta Roncaglia is a creative director with a strong 20 years' experience in advertising and communication.A skilled writer and idea maker, she started her career in JWT and actually works as a creative consultant for several international clients.

Megan Browne

Megan has 30 years of experience across a wide swath of industries:  manufacturing, technology, textiles, telecom and media.  She has managed departments, programs and projects both for international and local corporations such as Everex, Levi Strauss and Proximus.  Her key areas of expertise are technology, public relations and communications.  She is especially talented in bridging the gap between the techies, creatives and operations resources in IT development projects.

Luca Maria Todarello

Luca Maria Todarello has 12 years of experience with blue chip International Ad Agencies in Milan and London at Account Director level: McCann Ericksson, Young & Rubicam & Ogilvy & Mather. He is co-founder of Biplan, one of the first Italian Digital Agencies and has worked for 8 years as a Marketing and Communication Consultant in London. Luca is Founder of Brandtch.com which builds and connects brands to markets by developing effective new paths of marketing and communication.

Gijs Hillenius

Gijs has long-standing experience assisting all types of public service organizations - small, national, and supranational - develop their digital government policies and actions. He is an expert in technology knowlegde transfer with more than 31 years of experience. His work has appeared in German, Dutch, and English publications.

Maxime Sattonnay

Senior Digital and Political Communications Consultant at Run'Concept, a public relations agency based in Reunion Island. He also works as digital communications advisor to several Directorates General of the European Commission for a Brussels based communications agency.
Previously, Max was Digital Communications Manager at Euractiv.com. Among other responsibilities, Max Sattonnay was Work Package Leader for Dissemination and Pilots in the EU Community project, a H2020 research and innovation project funded by the European Commission (DG Connect).

Arnaud Sonnet

Experienced Director Of Public Affairs with a demonstrated history of working in the online media industry. Skilled in Operations Management, Enterprise Software, Business Development, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Strategy. Strong media and communication professional graduated from Emlyon Business School.

Alexandre Sonnet

Founder and CEO of HUMIND, a independant company which provides smart data solutions for innovative companies. Alexandre has 17 years experience in business and competitive intelligence with world leading companies in various industries : agriculture, energy, chemicals, pharma… He is also Secretary of the French federation of CI professionals (SYNFIE)..

Joel Schalit

Journalist, Author and Culture Expert.
Joel has covered several aspects of culture across continents, from the United States to Europe via Israel. An accomplished photographer as well as author, he has written various books, amongst which " Jerusalem Calling: A Homeless Conscience in a Post-Everything World" and "Israel vs. Utopia", published in 2018.

Luigi Di Marco

Luigi Di Marco, an Architect with over 20 years of professional experience who has worked both in the public and private sectors. He has
become an advocate of sustainable development, integrating it in his current professional career: after having been Director of Sustainable Development Service and Coordinator of the Covenant of Mayors for the Vimodrone local government, he is now Co-Chair of the AIAS Professional Community in Italy.