He was born in Turin, Italy, where he graduated in Computer Engineering from the Polytechnic University. He started his career in Italy in the field of Web Intelligence. In 2006 he moved to the United States (San Francisco) and since 2015 to the UK (London). A business angel and manager in the Gaming and ESports sector, he invests in start-ups with great potential and excellent human capital. These include MindX Ltd, brought from seed round to an exit with HireVue Inc (Sequoia, TCV, The Carlyle Group).
Since 2015, he has been shareholder and CTO of FACEIT Ltd (Index Ventures, Anthos Capital, Makers, United Ventures), sold in 2022 with ESL GmbH (Cologne, DE) for a total of $1.5bn.