Enrica Porcari

Enrica Porcari

Head Of Information Technology Department


Enrica Porcari is the Head Of Information Technology Department at CERN. Prior to this, she was the UN World Food Programme’s Chief Information Officer and Director of Technology. She was also instrumental in creating WFP’s Fast IT and Telecommunications Emergency and Support Team (FITTEST) to support global humanitarian operations.

Enrica advanced WFP’s efforts to lead a digital approach for global humanitarian operations, emergency responses and development programs that improve life for millions of vulnerable people. She is on the World Economic Forum’s Council of Drones and Aerial Mobility, and the Boards of the GSMA’s Mobile for Humanitarian Program and Big Data for Social Good Accelerator.

Enrica is an Italian national and holds a Masters in Social Sciences from University of Milan and a Masters in International Procurement Management from University of Rome Tor Vergata. She is a Fellow of the Reuters Digital Vision Fellowship Programme at Stanford University.