Marco Laoreti holds a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli, with an exchange semester at the Singapore Management University. At the Hertie School, he studied public policy with a specialisation in policy analysis, focusing on urban development, climate policy and quantitative methods. He completed an exchange semester at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin, focusing on smart cities, affordable housing and transportation policy. His professional experience includes working as a project manager and a strategic fundraising consultant for the non-profit sector. He also collaborated with Austin Energy on a research project on first- and last-mile mobility solutions for low-income households.