Degree in Electronic Engineering with specialization in Microelectronics at the University of Bologna. After a period at the University he began working in Marposs where he remained for 4 years. He joined Biesse Group in 1994 where he worked in the commercial area and in product development. Since 1999 he has been Product Director of the wood division and in 2001 he took part in strategic planning for the stock exchange listing project. In 2003 he became manager of the Glass and Stone Division. He leaves the Group in 2007 and holds the position of Managing Director in companies in the construction materials sector. In October 2015 he returned to the Group with the role of Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer with delegations on Innovation.