Women's Forum Middle East 2020


Valeria Palermi

Editor in Chief

D La Repubblica


My name is Valeria Palermi (1960, Pescara, Italy). After graduation in Foreign Languages and Literatures I enrolled in the Istituto per la Formazione al Giornalismo, Italian best school of Journalism, in Milan. Four the past 4 years I have been the editor-in-chief of D La Repubblica (GEDI). On top of the weekly magazine, D includes 6 yearly issues of D LUI (men's magazine) and 2 of D Casa (home, architecture). Before directing D I had been for 13 years senior editor for L'Espresso (Society and Culture). Previously, I have been senior head editor at Marie Claire (Mondadori). My experience includes stints at Glamour (Condé Nast), Anna (Rizzoli), Vera (Gruner und Jahr), Rai, Radio Montecarlo.