He is a researcher at CNR – IRISS since February 2001.
He earned a PhD in Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
He conducts research mainly in the fields of entrepreneurship and innovation. His scientific interests are related to the knowledge transfer from the research system to the business sector, with particular reference to the processes of enhancing research through spin-offs; the social entrepreneurship; the environmental sustainability of the Freight and logistical service providers.
He has been responsible for the following research projects: Entrepreneurship and Technology Transfer; INNOSYSTEMS – Innovation, Competitiveness and Knowledge Transfer Systems; Superior Technician of Informagiovani Services in Campania.
As an experienced auditor for the scientific assessment of Italian research, he collaborates with MIUR performing the Technical Assistance of the I Level Control for PON Research and Competitiveness 2007-2013.