H.E. Mr. Ranieri Sabatucci, is the Ambassador and Head of the European Union Delegation to the African Union. Having started his career with the European Union in Addis Ababa, Ranieri Sabatucci has come full circle and is now the Ambassador of the European Union Delegation to the African Union. In his 30 years with the European Institutions, he has covered thematic areas ranging from trade and development to Political and Peace and Security, based in Brussels, Dar-Es Salaam and Pretoria.
In his most recent position, he was Head of the Division for relations with South East Asia and ASEAN at the European External Action Service. He has an MSc in Agricultural Economics from the University of Perugia in Italy.