EUROPEAN AUDIOVISUAL OBSERVATORY
Maja Cappello joined the Observatory as Head of the Department for Legal Information in 2014. She previously worked for the Italian regulator AGCOM from 1998, and was Head of AGCOM’s Digital Rights Unit of the Media Services Directorate. She was also Vice President of EPRA (European Platform of Regulatory Authorities) from 2011 to 2014.
Italian-Norwegian mother tongue, in her daily work at the Italian regulator, she has been dealing with audiovisual regulatory issues at European level, both contributing to international conferences and committees, and participating as national expert in European Union and Council of Europe cooperation projects.