Degree in Chemistry, Camerino (Italy) University, 1982.
Researcher, assistant professor biotechnology Genoa (Italy) University, 1982-1998, professor biotechnological and environmental processes, since 1998. Consultant Due Isar S.R.L., Savona, Italy, 1983-1991, ICI S.R.L., Genoa, 1992-1998.
Member Italian Society for Biotechnology Engineering and Environmental Biotechnology.
Married Luzia Rosa Leite, September 6, 1980. Children: Laura, Giovanni.