Born in Florianopolis (Brazil) in 1994, with Italian-Brazilian citizenship, he holds a degree in naval engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology (USA) and a master's degree in Maritime Engineering - yacht and high-performance small craft - from the University of Southampton. He worked as a research assistant at the Davidson Laboratory. He wrote his master's thesis on hull optimization using genetic algorithms. The 2024 America's Cup will be his 2nd AC, always with Luna Rossa Prada Pirelli. In his free he enjoys wing-foiling and padel.