Born in Messina in 1973, he graduated in Law from the University of Messina and qualified as a lawyer in 2000. In 2002 he gained a Master in Tax Law. In 2003, after working at the legal practice of Gianni, Origoni, Grippo & Partners, he started working within the legal department of the Exploration & Production Division of Eni S.p.A. In 2010 he joined Snam Rete Gas as Head of Legal Distribution and in July 2011 he became Head of the Legal Division for Gas Transportation. In December 2011 he was appointed Head of the Legal Division of Snam Rete Gas. Between April 2013 and October 2016 he was Head of Legal, Business and Commercial Affairs of Snam. Between May 2014 and May 2018 he was a member of the Board of Directors of Acam Gas S.p.A., between December 2016 and September 2017 he was a member of the Board of Directors of Napoletanagas S.p.A. and between November 2018 and July 2019 he was a member of the Board of Directors of EGN S.r.l.. From 2015 he has been on the board of management of the Associazione Nazionale Industriali Gas (Anigas). On December 2019 he was appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gaxa S.p.A..