Graduated in 2001 as Aerospace Engineer at the Polytechnic of Milan and with a Master of Science in Civil Engineering at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Massachusetts – USA, Andrea joined Leonardo Helicopter (formerly AgustaWestland) at the beginning of 2002. He covered several roles within the Engineering Design Dept.; in 2010 he moved to the Experimental Operation Flight Test Dept. as the Head of Maintenance Organization and Reconfiguration, following the certification flight test process for both military and civil products such as AW189, AW169, NH90 and T129. In 2015 he steps into the Commercial Business Unit covering the Oil&Gas market and at the beginning of 2018 he moved into the Marketing Dept. as the Head of Energy Segment. Andrea has a large background in engineering, operational safety and maintenance processes.