About Although I was born in Milan, I was raised in my native island of Sicily.
Thus I’m proud of saying I’m Italian, and more of being Sicilian.
I’ve always lived under the shelter of the volcano Etna, surrounded by unpredictable people, sunny beaches and flavours that can be experienced only in Sicily. I grow up under the influence of the sea,
whose waves have always rocked me into my dreams and ambitions. That’s the reason, I suppose, why I’ve had several passions.
But none of this passion has involved me as much as entrepreneurship. The first time I was exposed to the concept of an entrepreneurial ecosystem was last year when I happened to join the Startup Weekend held in Cata...