Adriano Mancinelli

Senior Programme Manager, EMENA

Adriano joined the Thomson Reuters Foundation in June 2019. As Senior Programme Manager, EMENA, he leads the EMENA team's work to provide NGOs and social enterprises with access to high-quality, free legal assistance, while spreading the practice of pro bono among legal firms in over 60 countries in Europe, Middle East and North Africa.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Adriano co-founded KindLink, a tech startup helping companies showcase their Corporate Social Responsibility activities and impact to increase their employee engagement and reputation.

Adriano has also worked as a fundraiser for humanitarian relief and conflict resolution charities based in the UK; and he is the chairman of the KindLink Foundation, which provides free online tools to non-profit organisations so that they can showcase their impact and raise more funds from their supporters.

Originally from Italy, Adriano has been living in London since 2012, where he completed an MA in Conflict and Development at King’s College London.