Giorgio Scotoni studied at Victor Emmanuel II National College (Rome), The Pushkin State Russian Language Institute (1988-1989, Moscow), graduated from the Department of Political Sciences of the University of Bologna (Italy, 1998).
Giorgio Renato Scotoni was the president of the Iskra Cultural Society (1991-2000, Trento). General director of the company "Vertical-East", scientific consultant of the historical museum (Trentino region, 2001-2007). Since 2007, professor at the Department of History of the Fatherland, Voronezh State Agrarian University.
Author of monographs: "The Red Army and the Italian defeat. 1942-1943" (Trento, 2007), "The backstage of the Italian defeat in Russia in unknown documents of the 8th Italian army" (Trento , 2008; together with S.I. Filonenko).