Founder and shareholder of Gestioni Industriali, also a chemical expert, he completed his studies in Milan. Carabiniere on leave, he served in the corps in 1975-1976 with commendation to the civil value. He has been appointed as Knight of the Order of the Holy Sepulchre. He worked for twenty years (until 1992) as an employee of the multinational SOLVAY S.p.A. as a Commercial Manager for industrial chemicals. A businessman since 1992 when, together with other entrepreneurs of this sector, he established the Todisco Group, through which he plays his role in Gestioni Industriali. Working in Italy for a long time in the production, importation and distribution fields of chemicals for industry throughout the country, the Todisco Group represents the Italian market leader in the distribution of basic chemical products for the industry. He holds managerial positions with industrial delegated powers within the Todisco Group enterprises and as a Chairman of Gestioni Industriali he defines the marketing strategies and policies for the subsidiary companies.