A creative innovator and entrepreneur, he has also been a professor of Aesthetics in Fashion Design at the Polytechnic University of Milan, and Scientific Director of Corriere Innovation of the Corriere della Sera newspaper. He is also the editor of “The Italian Book of Innovation (Rizzoli, 2017). He heads Gea Politi CGPS, the editorial group that publishes the art magazine Flash Art and the Agenzia del Contemporaneo. He sits on the Advisory Board Italy of Unicredit and the Santa Margherita Wine Group. He collaborates as a strategic advisor for the Ethical Fashion Initiative of the United Nations.