• I was born in Rome on the 24th of August 1978 to Carla and Ercole
  • I am romanista (the football meaning: I support A.S. Roma)
  • I was born in sede vacante, that's maybe why me and the Pope don't get along to well
  • I play the bass and other paraphernalia
  • First bass purchased: Celebrity by Ovation
  • Last bass purchased: Electrotone Gretsch
  • ... but there is no other bass like Precision
  • I played in various albums
  • I compulsively collect original CDs (over 3,000)
  • Even as a child, or at least after the release of the second album of Blur in '93, I wanted to produce music, or work for a music label
  • I exclusively read stuff on music or that has to do with it, even slightly. I persist in buying magazines and read biographies, the last one for example, Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division by Peter Hook
  • I had malaria in Thailand
  • I am the father of Zoe and partner to Sonia

Law/Music training and education:

  • 2006 – Italian Bar Examination
  • 2004 – Master in “Labour Law”
  • 2003 – JJuris Doctor of Laws – Thesis Subject: “English Jurisdictional Institutions during the 19th Century”; Highest mark achieved: 30/30 in Comparative Law
  • Complementary Education: 2003/2012
  • April 2012 – “Direct-to-Fan Music Marketing” Webinar Presented By Music Biz Weekly & Hypebot
  • September/December 2011– Berklee College of Music Online Course “The Future of Music and the Music Business”
  • July 2008 – Italia Bar Association Course on “Drafting International Commercial Contracts” at the British Institute of International And Comparative Law
  • July 2007 – Italian Bar Association Course on “International Commercial Contracts and Trade Law” at the British Institute of International And Comparative Law
  • December 2003 – Seminar on “Italian Intellectual Property Law” presented by Avv. Giovanni d’Ammassa