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 from 2001 to 2019 he was 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, Formiche.net and AffarInternazionali.

The EU Defence Market Directives: Genesis, Implementation and Way Ahead

Alessandro Marrone, Michele Nones
Rome, IAI, September 2020, 8 p.
In: Documenti IAI

La regolamentazione italiana degli accordi G2G nel settore della difesa

Alessandro Marrone, Michele Nones, Ester Sabatino
Rome, IAI, September 2020, 66 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Main Battle Tanks, Europe and the Implications for Italy

Alessandro Marrone, Ester Sabatino,
Rome, IAI, April 2020, 121 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Una strategia nazionale per le missioni militari italiane all'estero

Michele Nones
in Affari esteri, a. 52, n. 192 (primavera 2020), p. 154-163
In: Other papers/articles

La minaccia dei droni duali e le sfide per l'Italia

Ester Sabatino, Francesco Pettinari,
Rome, IAI, March 2020, 79 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Le forze italiane in missione all'estero: trend e rischi

Alessandro Marrone, Michele Nones
Rome, IAI, March 2020, 17 p.
In: Documenti IAI

Missioni militari e interessi da tutelare

Michele Nones
in Airpress, n. 108 (febbraio 2020), p. 28-29
In: Other papers/articles

L'Europa e la nuova minaccia missilistica

Michele Nones
in Affari esteri, a. 51, n. 190 (autunno 2019), p. 76-86
In: Other papers/articles

La difesa missilistica e l'Italia

Michele Nones, Paola Sartori, Andrea Aversano Stabile
Rome, IAI, September 2019, 35 p.
In: Documenti IAI

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

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