Executive Director, TOP-IX Consortium
Leonardo (aka Leo, @Kamaleo, @i_realize) is currently Executive Director of the TOP-IX Consortium (www.top-ix.org).
Since 2006 he has been responsible for the TOP-IX Development Program, which facilitates new business creation by providing infrastructural support (i.e. Internet bandwidth, cloud computing and product prototyping) and promotes technological innovation projects in different sectors (e.g. Big Data & High Performance Computing, Open Manufacturing, Civic Tech, etc.) aiming at producing economic and social impact.
Previously, he was Research Scientist, Strategy & Business Development Officer and Business Owner at Philips Corporate Research.
He graduated in Electronic Engineering from the University of Florence and holds an M.B.A. from the University of Turin.