Tommaso Rooms currently works at the World Bank as a Senior Private Sector Development Specialist. He has more than 10 years of experience producing analytical work on regional development, investment climate topics, and subnational government. He joined the World Bank in 2011 and since then led projects in different contexts, from OECD economies to developing and conflict afflicted countries. Tommaso holds a master's degree in Public Policy and Administration from the London School of Economics. He has also studied International Relations (M.A.) and Political Science (B.A.) at the University of Florence, Italy. Prior to joining the World Bank Group, he worked as Academy Coordinator at the Global Governance Program of the European University Institute.