Born in Calabria, Computer Science graduate from the University of Pisa, he begins his career at Olivetti. Since 1995 he devoted himself to the web: at first in Italiaonline (first release), where he creates the search engine Arianna, then in Wind Telecomunicazioni, where he manages the start-up of the Internet division. Therefore dedicates one year to the start-up of 3 Italy and goes back to Wind to take part in the top management. In 2011, he runs the spin-off of Libero and ITnet from Wind. A year later, at the helm of Libero Srl, he concludes the acquisition of Matrix form Telecom Italia: the “new” Italiaonline is born, the leading internet operator in Italy. In 2016 he leads the reverse merger of Italiaoline into Seat Pagine Gialle, consolidating the company’s leadership in the digital advertising market for large accounts and in the local marketing services, with the mission of digitizing Italy’s SMEs. Married, he has a daughter and is passionate about jazz.