Luigi is the Chairman of META Ventures, an investment company with over €140 ml euro under management across Europe, of which over €70 ml has already been invested in more than 80 companies ( www.meta-group.com ).
He is one of the nine founders of Italian Angels for Growth, one of the fastest growing business angels groups in Europe, with more than 200 members (www.italianangels.net).
Finally, he is the co-founder and CEO of META, a company focused on innovation, entrepreneurship and finance. He has since 1993 lead the development of the company from a local boutique to an international firm working with International Institutions, such as the European Commission, the World Bank, the Interamerican Development Bank.
During the early years of his career he was a researcher and software engineer in the field of Computational Mechanics working with a spin-off of Imperial College (www.lusas.com) and a number of Italian Research Institutions. He holds an Engineering Degree Summa cum Laude from the University of Rome, and a Master of Science Diploma from Imperial College London.