Born in Catania, Sicily on 5 May 1964, he received his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design from the ISIA in Rome in 1990. During his studies, he began to collaborate with several Italian companies, tapping into various business sectors. After graduating, he worked for one year as a designer at the Centro stile of Piaggio.
He currently lives in Sacrofano (Rome) where he works as a designer. In May 2003, he held a course on experimental technology and design at the Sapienza University of Rome, as part of the degree in Industrial Design.