Graduated in Mechanical Engineering from the the University of Padova in
Italy, he also studied at the University of California and the Von Karman
Institute for Fluid Dynamics in Bruxelles.
He is Technical Director of Manens-Tifs s.p.a. and leads the Building Physics
and Sustainability Division providing specialist Sustainable Design services,
Energy and Daylight modeling, CFD modeling, green rating systems consultancy (LEED,
BREEAM, LBC, WELL, PEARL, GSAS, ITACA) consultancy, Commissioning Authority,
Energy and Maintenance auditing and verification.
He is a qualified LEED AP BD+C and BREEAM International Assessor and
consulted in the first LEED Core&Shell office building in Italy (Centro
Leoni, Milan), the first BREEAM International for new Retail building in
Italy (Nave de Vero, Marghera), the first ITACA high-rise building in Italy
(IntesaSanpaolo Tower, Turin), and various other important LEED
projects such as Unicredit Tower in Milan, Isozaki Tower in Milan, Hadid
Tower in Milan, MUSE in Trento, Lavazza HQ in Turin, Prysmian HQ in Milan,
SFMC in Riyadh and Jeddah, and many others.
He chairs the Green Building Council Italia Energy and AtmosphereTechnical
Committee since 2009 and was a member of the USGBC Integrative Process
Working Group in 2015.
He periodically gives seminars on green buildings and integrative design and
regularly lectures for the Turin Politechnic in the Master of High-Rise
Building Design and for the Turin Business Administration School in the
Master of Real Estate Portfolio Management.