2015 - 2018General Electric Switzerland | Baden, CH
Lead Development Engineer Gas Turbine Upgrades
Work Package Owner for Gas Turbines Upgrades Development. New technology implementation in retrofits for turbomachinery fleet. Gas turbine upgrades development with focus on components life enhancement and validation.
Coordinator of engine parts design activity within the context of the newly established General Electric Cross Fleet Solution Business (service upgrade program for competitors’ Original Equipment Manufacturer).
2012 - 2015Alstom Power Switzerland | Baden, CH
Power Systems Development Engineer
Project management of execution, inspection and testing of gas turbine retrofits.
Reliability and productivity enhancement of the engine parts design process employing leading edge Computational Fluid Dynamic numerical methods.
2005 - 2012Rolls Royce Plc | Derby, UK
Combustor Technologist – Combustion Numerical Methods Team
Project management of Research and Technology programs in collaboration with Rolls Royce University Technology Centres (UTC) and company partners.
Coordinator for the Lean Burn Fuel Coking research activity between the Rolls Royce laboratories and University partners.
Rig Test Lead for thermo acoustic investigation and altitude relight rig tests within the context of low emission combustion systems.
Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) engineer responsible for the design of new generation of fuel injectors and combustors for lean burn civil aerospace systems. Design of innovative burners and environmentally friendly technologies for aerospace industry by experimental investigation and numerical simulation.
2003 -2004Centro Sviluppo Materiali | Bergamo, IT
Computational Fluid Dynamic Combustion Engineer
Design of burners and decarburization systems in the framework of steel production furnaces for metallurgical industry.
2002 - 2003Politecnico di Milano | Milan, IT
Supporting consultancy projects between university and industrial customers.
2017 - 2019University of St. Gallen | Sankt Gallen, CH
Master in Business Administration
2004 - 2005Cranfield University | Cranfield, UK
MSc in Thermal Power - Gas Turbine Technology
Degree project in collaboration with Siemens UK Gas Turbine Research and Development Centre within the PRECCINSTA (PREdiction and Control of Combustion INStabilities in Tubolar and Annular gas turbine combustion systems) European Union Research Program framework.
1995 - 2002Politecnico di Milano | Milan, IT
B.A. (Hons) & MSc Mechanical Engineering
Final thesis focused on the application of low NOx Flox™ combustion technology in the steel production industry.
1990 - 1994Ginnasio Liceo Cesare Beccaria | Milan, IT
Grammar School - Liceo Classico
School with marked humanistic imprint, focused on the study of philosophical, historical and literary subjects. Major study subjects are Latin and ancient Greek.