Marco is an active Food Tech entrepreneur and investor and is a Strategic Advisor to Five Seasons Ventures.
Marco is founder and co-founder of ventures in Europe and North America in the field of Nutrition, Health and Wellness and Performance Management (Mixfit, Altrove Innovation, AIM Feedback) where he undertook C-level positions. He was a long-time member of the Open Innovation team of Nestlé and part of the team behind Nespresso.
Marco has a PhD in Agricultural Biotechnology, a Master of Science in Food & Nutrition and a Master in Business Administration. He is a known member of the Nutrition Industry, and has several scientific publications and patents (Material Science, Food technology and Mechanical Engineering). He teaches courses on food systems, innovation methodologies and entrepreneurship and he is an Affiliate Professor in Personalized Nutrition.
In his spare time he enjoys philosophy and spirituality, vegan food, and spending time with his family.