Emanuele graduated from the London School of Economics (LSE) with a Masters in Conflict Studies in 2009, specialising in nuclear and energy security and southeastern Europe. Prior to that, he studied political science and international relations at Bologna University, Italy, focussing on the Caucasus and other post-Soviet countries. He lived in China from 2009 to 2017, learning Mandarin and travelling extensively across the country and in the wider Asia region. He relocated to Europe in 2017 and currently lives in Barcelona.
Emanuele joined Riskline as an analyst in 2013 and currently serves as the senior analyst for Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.