Andrea is an innovator working in Silicon Valley; he covered leadership and management positions in commercial software development and R&D at companies such as Ricoh Innovations, SAP Lab, SAP Markets and IACCW Inc. He is a member of the National Engineering Honor Society (TBP) and he holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Science and a graduate degree in Computer Engineering. Andrea worked on patents in the area of distributed systems, machine learning, document management and mobile technology. He has also been involved with a number of start up companies.
On his spare time Andrea volunteers with the Rhodesian Ridgeback Society of Nothern California, is an avid sailor, amature photographer and a Ducatista.