Doctor of Medicine, Milan University, 1996. Specialist in anesthesiology and intensive care, Milan University, 2000.
Anesthesiologist, general practitioner St. Mary's Hospital Lagor, Gulu, Uganda, 1998—2000. Senior anesthesiologist San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, since 2000. Assistant professor Vita-Salute University, since 2003.
Executive board, web master Italian Association Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologists, since 2006. Head research Anesthesia and Intensive Care Department, Milan, since 2002. Basic life support trainee Vita-Salute University, since 2005.
Member editorial board Journal Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia & HSR Proceedings, since 2005. Reviewer Circulation Annals Internal Medicine, 2009.
Project manager Indian Institute Mother and Child, Kolkota, India, 1993, 1998, 2002, 2006, India, 2008. Volunteer United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, Italy, 1994—1996. Project coordinator International Federation Medical Student's Association, Amsterdam, 1995—1997.
Member of Project for People Onlus (president 2003-2004, project manager since 2000), Societa-Italiana Anestesia, Analgesia Rianimazione and Terapia Intensiva, European Association Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologists.
Married Elena Pinna, August 19, 2002. Children: Giulia, Mattia.