Andrew Spannaus
journalist and political commentator; chairman, Milan Foreign Press Association; author, Why Trump is Winning

Andrew Spannaus is a freelance journalist and analyst based in Milan. He is the elected chairman of the Milan Foreign Press Association and the founder of, that provides news and analysis to institutions and businesses. Spannaus is known for his early diagnosis of the populist revolt in the United States and Europe, starting with his June 2016 book Perché vince Trump (Why Trump is Winning). His most recent book, Original Sins, examines the intersection between economic and financial globalisation and the challenges facing the European Union. 

Spannaus is a regular commentator in various Italian and Swiss print, television and radio media, and a frequent speaker at institutional and business events.

Follow Andrew on Twitter: @AndrewSpannaus


Sunday 3 November, 10:00 Cinema 2
The future of the EU: the return of remain and reform?

Thursday 14 November, 18:00 Milan Foreign Press Association, Via della Palla, 1, 20123 Milano
Future of the EU: the death of Euroscepticism?