PhD in Design for the Nautical and Sustainable Product since 2013 with a thesis focused on Yacht Refitting. He is today Contract Professor at the Polo Marconi (Politechnic School of Genova) for the Yacht Design 3 Laboratory course of the Bachelor's Degree in Naval and Nautical Design. Over the years he focused research in the field of additive manufacturing for the nautical sector.
He wins the 2014 Start-Cup award with the "Yacht Restoration digital process”, thanks to which he founds Superfici S.c.r.l. in July 2016.