Rosanna Sovani

Rosanna Sovani

Head of Legal Public Affairs


  • Law Degree at Luiss Guido Carli University
  • In 2000 joined Lovells (now: Hogan
  • In 2004, was among the foundingpartners of Lauro Sovani Studio Legale
  • Since 2006, member of the Observatory for the compliance by pharma companieswith regulation 231/2001
  • In 2014, associate at EY Law, in charge for Legal Public Affairs, international corporate contracts and data protectionmatters for Life Sciences
  • Speaker at the Sole 24 ore Master of Public Affairs in Life Sciences (2014-2015)
  • Lecturer for several courses on Public Affairs, transparency and compliance in Life Sciences
  • Member of PNT’s Directorship (Center for Privacy Studies and New Technologies)
  • Certified DPO

Professional Experience

Main areas of expertise: Public Affairs, Lobbying, Advocacy, Market Access in Life Sciences, Data Protection

  • Coordinates multijurisdictional contract management projects
  • Strong expertise in commercial and compliance issues in Life Sciences Industry and Data Protection
  • Provides assistance on Market Access and PublicPolicy for biotech and multinational Pharma Companies
  • Strong expertise in ATMPs
  • Set-up, management and coordination of multistakeholders Alliances
  • Management of the relationship with Universities, key policy experts, key policy stakeholders
  • Participation to working groups, think tanks, round tables
  • Drafting of legislative documents
  • Promotion of parliamentaries actions (motions, questions, etc)
  • DPO for multinational Group companies

Quotes and Awards

Rosanna Sovani has been named Recommended Lawyer : “Rosanna has a  terrific ability to manage any multi- disciplinary or multi-jurisdictional task

  Legal 500 2017