Filippo Marchetti is a Research Analyst at Trilateral Research.

For Trilateral Research, Filippo carries out legal and policy research for the purposes of several EU-funded projects in the fields of data privacy and technology. In addition, he provides regulatory and policy advice on International and European Union law matters, including but not limited to the impact of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on organisations in the public and private sectors.

Before joining the company, Filippo carried out research and coordination activities for the purposes of two EU-funded projects (EUFAMS and EUPILLAR) and took part to the activities of the International Law Association’s Committee on the Protection of Privacy in Private International Law.

His areas of expertise include privacy and data protection law and policy, international law, and European Union law.
Filippo is an IBITGQ certified EU GDPR Practitioner.



Filippo authored and co-authored several articles, book chapters, technical reports, and national reports on privacy, data protection, and private international law, including articles and papers on the Italian Rivista di diritto internazionale privato e processuale and chapters in Hart Publishing and Wolters Kluwer books.

He presented his research findings at several international conferences, including a paper on the impact of the General Data Protection Regulation on the Lugano Regime at the 2017 Biennial Conference of the Journal of Private International Law.

Before joining Trilateral Research, he worked as a Research Fellow in International and European Union Law at the University of Milan.

Filippo holds a PhD in International Law and Economics from Bocconi University and a MA in International Relations from the University of Milan. He obtained his PhD with a thesis on ‘Internet Data Privacy in European Union Private International Law’.