He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago. He is an entrepreneur with experience in mechanical plumbing and general industrial services. For over 25 years he has been President of HYGEO srl and TEMA Società Cooperativa, companies specialized in industrial technical cleaning, bottom of the line packaging, facility management and hotel services. He has always been active in volunteering and has gained extensive experience in start-ups. Founding member in 2009 of Réseau Entreprendre Piemonte, he has been for many years President of the Projects Validation Committee and then President of Réseau Entreprendre Italia, advisor of Réseau Entreprendre International and founder of Réseau Entreprendre Emilia-Romagna.