Architecture Degree - Politecnico di Milano.
Degree - IED Istituto Europeo di Design.
In 1986 he opens the studio in Milan.
In 1994 he founds the first Italian experimental design centre dedicated to the hospitality sector.
In 1998 he begins working in the Far East.
In 2008 he opens a studio in Xiamen, China (closed in 2011).
His work integrates industrial design, architecture and graphic design, with a special focus on the
AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
CONTRACT DESIGN AWARD 2002 - 1° prize – Project CAPO-FAMIGLIA - SEGIS
ADI INDEX COMPASSO D’ORO 2002 - Project CAPO-FAMIGLIA - SEGIS
ADI COMPASSO D’ORO 2011 – Honorable Mention - Project COMBISTAR FX – ANGELO PO
RED DOT DESIGN AWARD 2012 - Project LUXOR DOUBLE – SAGI
GIA Global Innovator Retail Award - 2013 - Honorable Mention - Project CATENA KASANOVA+
ADI INDEX COMPASSO D’ORO 2014 – Project SYRIO – SAGI
AWARD “INNOVAZIONE DELL’ANNO" 2015 - Flying Room is the project of the year
HOST INNOVATION SMART LABEL 2015 - Flyingbar - INDEL B
PLATINUM ADEX AWARD Las Vegas 2016 - Flyingbar - INDEL B
ADI INDEX COMPASSO D’ORO 2016 – Flyingbar – INDEL B
Member of the Order of Architects of Milan since 1986
Adviser XIDA, Xiamen Industrial Design Association
Teacher at IED, Istituto Europeo di Design – Design for hospitality
Lecturer at POLIdesign, Politecnico di Milano - Design for hospitality
Lecturer at Lantao Culture – Beijing - Design for hospitality
Member of the ICE project “Contract Italiano”
Italian ambassador at Equip’Hotel 2012 and 2014 - Paris.