Work experiences



CARGILL,Vilvoorde (Belgium) and temporary assignment to Minneapolis (US)

November 2007 - May 2010

Process Research engineer – Process Solutions Technology Development Center


Technical lead/ project manager roles in process and product development projects. Process modeling and technical support to different departments.

  • Member of new product development group: connecting Marketing and R&D to identify and execute new product development projects. Project management for feasibility, development and scale up, technology transfer to operations.
  • Member of process modeling group: development of process models for plant optimization, process development and troubleshooting. Development of internal model library.
  • Member of LCA group: development of the internal standards for LCA calculation, support to marketing and sales.



ELECTRO POWER SYSTEMS spa,Alpignano (Italy)                       

Mar 2006 -  November 2007

Process engineer – Fuel Processing Group


Development of a new concept small scale fuel processor for H­2production: chemical reactors mathematical modeling, process development, analysis, optimization and troubleshooting, management and design of experimental activities, process-wise detail design of chemical reactors, management of intellectual property rights.

2 European patents filed (1 granted so far) on innovative CHP design and operations



K&E srl,Torino (Italy)

February 2006 – May 2006

Consultant – process engineering


Basic engineering documents development for a VOC catalytic oxidation in process gas stream, followed by mol-sieve adsorption to be installed on a polyester polymerization plant.



ENVIRONMENT PARK spa,Torino (Italy)

June 2004 – Mar 2006

Consultant – project development engineer Hydrogen System Lab


Design and performing of experimental activities on pilot plants for small scale H2 production (Steam Reforming, Autothermal Reforming, Plasma Reforming), design and implementation of bench tests, chemical reactors mathematical modeling.


Education and Training



Master Degree: Chemical Engineering (MSChE)– 110/110      

December 2006

Final dissertation:H2 production via Steam Reforming: dynamic modeling and control system development



Bachelor Degree: Chemical Engineering (BSChE) – 110/110

September 2004

Final dissertation:Natural selection of Hydrogen-forming bacteria in anaerobic digestion


Several training at Cargill (Aspen Custom Modeler advanced training, Marketing academy, Project management, Design of Experiment)


Personal skills



Italian (mother tongue), English (fluent), French (fluent).

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  • IEEE, 0-7803, 1-4244

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  • Elsevier Science, 0-08, 1-85166, 1-85617, 0-7020, 0-85334, 1-85861, 0-444

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  • Elsevier B.V.

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  • Computers & Chemical Engineering

    ISSNs: 0098-1354, 0098-1354, 00981354

    ISSNs (Electronic): 1873-4375

    Pergamon, United Kingdom

    BFI (2015): BFI-level 2, ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes

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  • Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research

    ISSNs: 0888-5885, 08885885

    ISSNs (Electronic): 1520-5045

    American Chemical Society, United States

    BFI (2015): BFI-level 2, ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes

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  • Computer - Aided Chemical Engineering

    ISSNs: 1570-7946

    Elsevier BV, Netherlands

    BFI (2015): BFI-level 1, ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed no

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    Journal: Book series

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