Graduated in civil engineering at the University of Padua, he is a
manufacturing entrepreneur in the plastics packaging sector.
His main interests in the company, established in 1957, are in organization and innovation. He was involved in research projects on new materials, conducted by Italian and European research institutions, also as part of the Seventh Framework Programme. He has been involved in Confindustria – the Italian Manufacturers’ Association – at the local, regional and national level, taking on many roles and dealing with innovation and communication.
He is a very active business angel, in Italy and abroad.
He is a member of the board of directors at Italian Angels for Growth, the leading group of business angels in Italy and among the largest in Europe.