LT. Colonel at Arma dei Carabinieri. After graduating in Electronic Engineering at University of Bologna, he served for 5 years in the R&D division of a small company operating in the broadcasting field. Since 1997 he joined the force being appointed as Project Manager, IT Manager, Head of High Tech Crime Unit and lastly Head of CyberCrime Dept. of ROS. In 2014 he achieved his PhD in Law and New Technologies at University of Bologna focusing on Cloud Computing Forensics. His professional interests range from Digital Forensics to Cloud Computing, Cyber Security and Machine Learning.