Guglielmo Picchi (Italy) was elected Vice-Chair of the General Committee on PoliticaGuglielmo Picchil Affairs and Security at the 25th Annual Session in Tbilisi, and was re-elected at the 26th Annual Session in Minsk. He has served in the Italian Parliament since 2006 and has been on the Italian Delegation to the OSCE PA since 2008. He previously has worked in investment banking and served on the City Council of Florence from 1995 to 1999.

An experienced election observer, he served as Head of the OSCE PA's election observation mission to the parliamentary elections in Georgia in October 2016, and as Special Co-ordinator of the OSCE short-term observer mission to the Mongolian presidential election in June 2017. He also serves as Vice-Chair of the OSCE PA’s Ad Hoc Committee on Migration.