Biography

Product and Service Designer, strategist interested in co-design, design thinking and innovation.

Simone deals with strategy for several large international groups - from telco to retail, from transport to finance - and is advisor for startups that have been selected by the most important international accelerators and investors (such as YCombinator or TIM Working Capital).

Simone is the Italian connector of OuiShare, the largest global organization promoting collaborative economy and an international reference point on collaborative economy and peer-to-peer platforms.

He also deals with Open Source Hardware and the business models of the manufacturing of the future: in fact he was chairman of the Open Source Hardware Summit 2014.

He considers coaching and participatory learning as real paths to innovation. He holds workshops for strategy creation, product and service design.

He regularly writes about the future of business on CheFuturo.

He designed and created the Platform Design Toolkit, the most successful tool for designing digital and non-digital platforms.