Matteo Zachetti

Matteo Zachetti is Deputy Head of the DG Information Society and Media Unit “Media Programme and Media Literacy” of the European Commission.

Born in Genoa (Italy) in 1966. He works at the European Commission since 1995. He is responsible for the Media Literacy initiative and the Media Programme Pilot Projects within the DG Information Society and Media. He spent almost all his professional life in the media or dealing with media related issues both in the private sector (Super Channel ltd.) and at the European Commission where he has been working for more than 12 years on different policy aspects of the audio-visual media. He holds a degree in Economics of the University of Genoa.