Elido Fazi (Acquasanta Terme, 1952) is an Italian entrepreneur, author and publisher.
In 1975 he graduated in Economics at the La Sapienza University of Rome and continued his studies at the University of Manchester, where he obtained the Master of Arts in Economics in 1977. In 1979, he began working as an economic journalist at the US economic and financial information company Business International, acquired in 1986 by the Economist of London. In 1987 he became vice president for Southern Europe of the Economist Intelligence Unit. In 1993 he left The Economist Group to found Business Italy and Business International.
Some of his most acclaimed works are L'amore della luna (2005), La terza guerra mondiale? La verità sulle banche, Monti e l'Euro (2012), La terza guerra mondiale? libro secondo - Chi comanda, Obama o Wall Street? (2012), Breve storia del futuro degli Stati Uniti d'Europa (with Gianni Pittella, 2013).