Francesca Pinto

  • Degree Programme: MBA
  • Global Nationality: Italian

Previous degree(s): MSc in Chemistry, Imperial College London, UK; graduated in 2019

Pre-MBA industry: FMCG

Pre-MBA role: R&D Scientist (Regulatory Affairs), Procter & Gamble

Clubs: Women in Business Club (Executive Committee), Social Impact Club, Energy and Environment Club, Impact Consulting Club, Women’s Touch Rugby Club

Three topics I can be approached about: MBA after science undergraduate studies; living in London; student clubs at LBS.

About me: Francesca is Italian and was raised between Italy and Switzerland. In 2015, she moved to London to pursue her studies at Imperial College London, graduating in 2019 with an MSc in Chemistry. Her academic journey included internships in the textile manufacturing, finance and healthcare sectors. Following graduation, Francesca joined Procter & Gamble’s R&D department as a Regulatory Affairs Scientist, shaping regulatory strategies for global product launches.

Francesca is passionate about how businesses can act as a force for good. She chose LBS to enhance her business acumen and leadership skills, whilst exploring diverse industries and career paths. Within the LBS community, she serves as an Executive Committee member in the Women in Business Club and holds the role of ESG Officer in the Student Association. She is also an academic representative for her stream.

In her free time, Francesca loves exploring new destinations, skiing and cooking Italian food for her friends.

Email: fpinto.mba2025@london.edu