Eugenio Gaudio was Rector of Sapienza University of Rome (2014-2020). Today he’s President of Rome Sapienza Foundation and President of Italian Higher Education with Africa Foundation.
From 2019 to 2020, he was President of Civis-A European Civic University, the new European university that brings together 400,000 students and 55,000 faculty and technical-administrative personnel.
He was born in Cosenza, Italy on September 15, 1956. He is married and has two children.
He has a degree in Medicine and Surgery obtained from Sapienza (1980) and a Masters’s Degree in Internal Medicine (1985).
From 2000, he is full Professor of Human Anatomy in Sapienza, coordinating the PhD programme in Experimental and Clinical Hepatology.
He has been President of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Medicine and President of the Permanent Conference of Italian Faculties and Schools of Medicine and Surgery.
He is author of over 500 scientific publications on issues addressing liver structure and ultrastructure, experimental and clinical hepatology and microcirculation.
Dominique Prince de la Rochefoucauld-Montbel
From 1997 to 2014: President of the French Association of the Sovereign Order of Malta and Vice-President of French Hospitaller Works.
Since 2014: Grand Hospitaller and President of the Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem
The Grand Hospitaller’s responsibilities include the offices of Minister of Health and of Social Affairs and for Humanitarian Action and for International Cooperation. He coordinates and supervises the initiatives of the Grand Priories, National Associations and other Order institutions worldwide, all of which are involved in charitable and humanitarian actions, and ensures that Christian principles of care and human dignity are respected.