Francesca Lombardo is an Italian-British journalist, writer and independent author who has been living in London since 1997. Prior to her journalistic career she has worked in London for Thomson Reuters, Ink publishing and London based starts up companies. She graduated from La Sapienza in Rome in Media Study and Literature and has obtained a Master's degree in Printed Journalism from the LCC of London. She has been reporting for for SkyCinema Italy from London since 2010 as well as writing for La Repubblica's Saturday magazine: La Repubblica delle Donne. As a journalist, her writing has been published by the Financial Times, The Sunday Times, The Telegraph, the Herald (Scotland), The Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday, The Sunday Express, Express, The Irish Times, Sunday Business Post, A Place in the Sun, Vogue Italy, D Repubblica, Il Sole 24 Ore. Francesca Lombardo brings a unique combination of business and journalistic/communication experience in the media, entertainment, property sector and educational field.