Doctor, Politenico, Milan, 1988.
Assistant manager Pirelli Group, Milan, 1988-1991. Accountant manager Pirelli K.K., Tokyo, 1993, technical director, 1993-1997, representative director, 1994-1997. Benchmarking and planning director product division Pirelli Group, Milan, 1997—2000, standards, legislation and planning director, Research and Development division, since 2000.
Member Italian C. of Chamber (board directors 1996-1997), ETP Association, Society Competitive Intelligence Professional, European Research Industrial Management Association, American Management Association,European Tire Rim Technology Organization.
Married Natascha Swoboda, January 10, 1993.