Giovanni Gorgoni, is an economist with degrees in Business Economics, Healthcare Management, and Facility Management.
Since December 2016, he has been Chief Executive Officer of AReSS (Agenzia Regionale Strategica per la Salute e il Sociale Puglia), the Apulia government agency for strategic planning in health and social policies and for exploration in healthcare processes and technology. In this role he has designed and developed four clinical networks (cancer, stroke, heart and trauma), implemented three value-based labs for Apulian Health System (lean healthcare, activity-based funding, integrated clinical pathways) and started the regional project for chronic care (Care Puglia 3.0).
From October 2015 to November 2016 he was Head of Department for Health Promotion, Social Welfare and Sport for All – Apulia Region. From January 2015 to October 2015 he was CEO of Lecce Local Health Authority in Apulia. From July 2011 to December 2014 he was CEO of BAT Local Health Authority in Apulia.
Currently he is a member of the Executive Board of the Italian Program for Chronic Diseases and professor in Public Management at Bari LUM University. From February 2018 he has been in the national register of eligible Healthcare CEOs.