Class 1990, degree in Economics at Luiss Business School. In 2013 he was among the first in Italy to invest in two little-explored trends: blockchain and social media. This made him one of the leading Italian authorities in the field, allowing him to co-found the trade association Assobit and the consultancy and development company Blockchain Core. He is editor of Cointelegraph and director of the training school: The Blockchain Management School. Also amongst his accolades is membership of a government task force of experts chosen by the Ministry of Economic Development to outline the national strategy in the blockchain area.
Gian Luca is founder of You & Web, where he maintains his position as CEO, leading one of the most famous Italian integrated communication companies specializing in viral strategies. The company takes care of the communications for influential public figures, television programs, politicians, brands and multinationals.
Despite his young age, for several years he has held the course in Web and Social Media Marketing at the Sapienza University of Rome, considered one of the most valuable courses in the sector. He is frequently a speaker and commentator on marketing and innovation themes in all the most important conferences in the sector and for RAI.
In 2019 he was entered by Forbes in the famous ranking of the most influential Under30s that will change the future. Since 2019 he has been a card-carrying member of MENSA INTERNATIONAL, an association that brings together people with an IQ above 98% of the world population, having passed the admission test with an IQ greater than 133.