About US

Management Team

MediNeos is managed by highly specialized, passionate professionals with a long experience in clinical research, epidemiology and pharmaceutical market.


Giovanni Fiori
Scientific and Managing Director

He is the founder and Scientific Director of the company. He has an academic background in epidemiology and human populations biology. His current main scientific interests are clinical epidemiology (innovative study designs and analytical methods)and outcome and health services research. He is the European coordinator of the Late Phase working group within the European CRO Federation (EUCROF). He is also the national coordinator of the Observational Studies Working Group of the Italian Society for Applied Pharmacological Sciences and active member of several scientific organizations (ISPOR, ISPE, SIF, SISMEC). He is regularly invited as a lecturer professor for Master Courses in experimental medicine and clinical research offered every year at the University of Milano Bicocca and at the Catholic University “Sacro Cuore” in Rome. He is the author of several scientific publications and lectures both at national and international congresses.



Stefano Viaggi
Director of Marketing and Real World Data Solutions

With a special talent for innovation and strategic thinking, he has been working in the pharmaceutical sector for over 25 years, providing statistical/epidemiological consultancy and project design for multinational pharmaceutical companies, Clinical Research Organizations and CME providers. He holds a university degree in Statistics, is co-author of several clinical research and epidemiological papers and has a special interests in forecasting and collective intelligence.



Alessandra Ori
Clinical Operations Manager

She obtained a MS in Chemistry from the University of Modena, Italy. She started her working experience with important medical device manufacturers, being R&D manager for the development of several kinds of devices (for blood filtration, enteral and parenteral nutrition, anesthesia, dialysis, etc …). Her career in MediNeos started in 2005 as Clinical Project Manager and she is now the head of Clinical Operations. Throughout the years she has built competence in clinical epidemiology, Clinical Site Management GCP applications, national and international regulations applied to clinical research.



Lucia Simoni
Clinical Data Management and Biostatistics Unit Manager

She obtained a MS degree in Statistics and a PhD in Population Genetics. Moreover she completed a 2-year post-doctorate. She has been working in MediNeos since 2003 as biostatistician and currently is manager of Clinical Data Management and Biostatistics Unit. She is responsible for ensuring the highest possible quality control in recorded clinical data and for developing strategies to optimize such processes. She also has deep experience in designing studies and in the validation process of PROs. She is author of several scientific publications and lectures both at national and international congresses.



Mara Loschi
Accounting and Financial Manager

She started her working experience as accountant by important manufacturers. She works in MediNeos since 2003 as accounting, finance and business management supervisor.



Sara Montanari
Quality Assurance Manager

She obtained a MS degree in Medical Biotechnology and after a brief but intense experience in the U.S., completed a PhD in Genetics and Biomolecular Sciences. Her career in MediNeos starts in 2008 as Clinical Research Associate, and after she had built a solid foundation in the field in the management and conduct of the clinical monitoring, in 2011 she has been promoted to the role of Quality Assurance Manager. She has competencies in genetics, clinical epidemiology, GCP, Patients Reported Outcomes, computer system validation, pharmacovigilance, quality assurance and quality compliance processes, and in laws and regulations applicable to the conduction of clinical studies.