While studying at the Architecture Faculty of Politecnico di Milano (were he graduated in 1990) he was working as a professional basketball coach with Pallacanestro Olimpia Milano (1988/1996) today EA7 Armani Milano, where he worked also under coach Mike D'Antoni and Bogdan Tanjevic. Received his coaching A license in 1992. In 1997 started his professional career in the world of athlete's representation by joining Mediatleta, a company of the Mediapartners Group. In 2003 was a co-founder of Side By Side, a sports management company based in Milano (Italy) he has owned until 2017. In 2015 left Side By Side and founded Tangram Sports, along with his longtime partner Christos Lazarou. Born May 13th, 1963 in Milano (Italy), lives in Milano with Manuela and their son Tommaso. Speaks Italian, English, Spanish and French.