After obtaining a Master’s degree in Political Science at l’Institut d’Etudes Politiques, Lyon University III, she entered the private sector in 1983 Tiziana started out as buyer and then was in charge of Communication for a firm of consultants in Franco-American industrial strategy.
She joined the full-time Cica staff as Managing Director in 1996 of the International Animation Film Festival and Market.
She is confided the operational management: relations with institutional and private partners, implementation and coordination of policies decided by the Board and coordination of ongoing activities. She looks after the promotion internationally and contributes to promoting animation all over the world.
In 2010, she was given the French title of Chevalier de l’Ordre national du mérite and awarded the medal by film director Michel Ocelot at the Festival on June 10th.
She recently left the International Animation film festival to dedicate herself to support festivals and professionals working worldwide in the field of cinéma and télévision through her company, RIKOCHET.