Academician and designer, he achieved his education in Industrial Design at the universities Sapienza of Rome and La Spezia, from 2002/03 to 2009. He is specialized in Boat Design at the University of Genoa, where he also completed in 2013 a PhD thesis on the subject Environmental Design in the maritime industry.
During the Genoese period he contributed to various research projects in the areas of public transportation and Defence, involving the aforementioned academic institution and renowned Italian companies. He also conducted a study funded by the Liguria Cluster of Marine Technology (DLTM) concerning the design of an innovative system for marine environment monitoring, completed in 2015. He worked internationally with academic institutions in Italy, USA, China and currently Cyprus.
His research and professional interests include land and sea means of transportation, Floating Architecture, and Environmental Design.