Francesca Di Giuseppe researcher Social Economy ARCO ricerca

Social Economy


Francesca Di Giuseppe

Francesca Di Giuseppe works at Arco in the Social Economy unit, and is a consultant for the Yunus Social Business Centre University of Florence, for which she carries out training and accompaniment activities for the start-up of social enterprises.

Francesca has more than ten years of experience in the microcredit sector, as head in Tuscany of PerMicro – microcredit in Italy, for which she set up and managed the local agency.
She has been involved in consultancy, financing and monitoring for business start-ups, organisation of events and training for the dissemination of microfinance and entrepreneurial culture.

Francesca has also worked in international cooperation projects for the promotion of social entrepreneurship in Argentina and has collaborated with cooperatives in Italy to develop new services and projects in favour of labour and social inclusion.

As a volunteer Francesca has been involved for several years in fundraising, social planning and the organisation of events for the promotion of interculture.


Social Economy - Researcher

Mail: francesca.digiuseppe[at]

Linkedin: Francesca Di Giuseppe