Paola Cesaroni obtained her PhD in Cellular and Molecular Biology in 1994 at the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”. After several working experiences in research labs, in 1999 she joined ALTA. Paola is currently Grants Manager  with expertise in technical and scientific editing of national and European grant proposals and in management of funded projects.

ALTA (Alta Ricerca e Sviluppo in Biotecnologie Srlu), Siena, Italy

About ALTA: ALTA is a service-provider company specialized in developing and managing scientific research projects financed by the European Commission and Italian Public Authorities. Advanced training programs are also a strength of ALTA. Founded in 1998 by Aldo Tagliabue, ALTA has been involved in several projects since the 5th FP. ALTA has been chosen by 39 among the top Italian scientists and is involved in the management of 18 projects funded by the EC.

ALTA provides support and consultancy services for scientists and researchers at universities, in businesses and research institutes from the idea to project implementation finding the proper strategy, building the Project Consortia and putting science in the most appropriate administrative and management framework.

Our team is a perfect blend of project managers with great knowledge of public funding rules, scientists with expertise in immunology, microbiology, pharmacology and chemistry and experts in administration, communication and events organization.

Contact person: Paola Cesaroni (