Electronic engineer, he has been with TIM/Telecom Italia since 1997. He is currently Technology Innovation Director, as responsible of innovation for mobile and fixed access, IP transport network and all IT systems, including evolution to cloud, standardization and portfolio. On this line his group ensures the international participation of TIM aimed at Technical standardization as well as the management and enhancement of the Intellectual Property portfolio Rights. It also ensures the supervision of scientific communication and management for what pertains to relations with associations and standardization bodies and relations with universities and research centers. In his previous experience, he was responsible for Architectures, Resilience & Regulatory Management group for TIM’s multi-year technical-economic planning and definition of reference architectures for all network and IT segments. In this context, he was responsible for defining the Group Technological Plan and the architectural and structural plans for the network and IT components.