Michele Nones

Position: 
Vice President
Expertise: 
Defence industry
Italy's military policy
CSDP
Space

He graduated from the University of Genoa in History and taught in the Faculty of Political Sciences at LUISS University in Rome until 1992, focusing on the history of the defence industry. Since 1984, he has studied and provided consulting services in the field of the Italian aerospace, security and defence industry not only to public agencies and research institutions, but also to companies and industrial associations. 
From 1992 to May 2018 he was a consultant to the Italian Prime Minister at the Office of the Military Advisor for activities pertaining to defence. From 1995 to 2015, he was Head of the Security and Defence Programme at the Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI). From 2016 to March 2019 he was Scientific Advisor at IAI and since 2001 is member of the IAI Board of Directors. Since March 2019 he is Vicepresident of the Institute.
From 2011 to 2017 he was advisor concerning defence market to the General Secretariat of Defence/National Directorate of Armaments for international agreements of the Italian Ministry of Defence. From 2014 to 2017 he was advisor for European affairs of the Ministry of Defense.
He was a contributor to the Italian newspapers Il Sole 24 Ore (from 1991 to 2009) and Corriere della Sera (from 2010 to 2014). He is currently contributing to several magazines such as Affari esteri, Airpress and AffarInternazionali.

Il futuro velivolo da combattimento e l'Europa: Executive Summary

Alessandro Marrone, Michele Nones,
Rome, IAI, March 2019, 15 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Europe and the Future Combat Air System

Alessandro Marrone, Michele Nones,
Rome, IAI, March 2019, 114 p.
In: Documenti IAI

L'innovazione tecnologica nei settori civile e militare: oltre il dual use

Michele Nones
in Affari esteri, a. 51, n. 187 (inverno 2019), p. 147-156
In: Other papers/articles

L'accesso allo spazio, settore strategico per l'Italia e l'Europa

Jean Pierre Darnis, Michele Nones,
Rome, IAI, July 2018, 15 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Looking Through the Fog of Brexit: Scenarios and Implications for the European Defence Industry

Paola Sartori, Alessandro Marrone, Michele Nones
Rome, IAI, July 2018, 75 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Le richieste della Difesa Ue al nostro Paese

Michele Nones
in Airpress, n. 88 (aprile 2018), p. 30-31
In: Other papers/articles

Trenta anni dopo: riflessioni sul regime MTCR

Stefano Silvestri, Michele Nones
in Affari esteri, a. 50, n. 184 (primavera 2018), p. 399-405
In: Other papers/articles

Europa della difesa: forse ci siamo

Michele Nones
in Affari esteri, a. 49, n. 182 (autunno 2017), p. 718-729
In: Other papers/articles

Quale futuro per l'Mtcr?

Michele Nones, Stefano Silvestri
in Airpress, n. 82 (ottobre 2017), p. 4-5
In: Other papers/articles

L'unità navale LSS e lo standard europeo

Michele Nones
in Airpress, n. 79 (luglio/agosto 2017), p. 12-13
In: Other papers/articles