Research Manager at the National Research Council of Italy. Coordinator of the Research Group of Bioceramics and Bio-hybrid Composites since 1996. Author of about 200 scientific papers and inventor of 16 patents, among which 10 international. Coordinator of National and European projects. Founder of the spin-off company Finceramica Biomedical Solution SpA in 1995, then CEO and presently lead the Scientific Advisory Board. Awarded with “Marisa Bellisario” prize by Confindustria Italia for leading significant advances in material science, biomedical field. Teaching in several Universities and Tutor of several Ms.C and Ph.D students. Organizer of International Symposia on biomaterials and Chair of the International Conference on Biomaterials, “MiMe”, 2011, Italy. Since 2011 Senior Member of the Research Institute of the Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA, as consultant for Materials Science applied to Regenerative Medicine. Winner of the “Innovation Special Price”, conferred by Swisse Embassy in the ambit of Working Capital – National Prize for Innovation, 2011. Editor of a book on the recent advances in material science for new biomimetic materials.