Leads Octo Telematics globally and is responsible for the company’s business vision and global strategy. Is an experienced leader, entrepreneurial thinker and industry visionary.
In 2002, founded Octo in Italy and invented the auto insurance telematics industry to help insurers more accurately assess and price risk. Transformed Octo into the Number 1 global provider of telematics and data analytics solutions for the auto insurance industry, with 4.8 million connected users worldwide and a database of 146 billion miles of driving data.
Was appointed Chief Executive Officer in May 2010 when Montezemolo & Partners SGR gained control of the company through Fondo Charme. In 2011, led Octo’s move into the UK and US markets. In May 2015 moved Octo’s headquarters to London. Maintained CEO role following Renova Group’s 2014 acquisition. Was previously General Manager of Octo Telematics Srl and Octo Telematics Italia.
Prior to this, founded the telecoms company Tecnicom, was COO and CIO at Viasat and member of the Board of Viasat Assistance.