Stefano began his racing career at the age of 14 in BMX, winning the Mickey Mouse Trophy, and going on to win 10 Italian titles, three World Cups, three European Championships and a World Cup.
After his military service, he began racing in DH also celebrating great results: 1 Italian title, 3rd in the 1993 World Cup and 4th in 1994, several podiums and many top ten placings in the DH World Cup.
At the end of his racing career, Stefano remained in the mtb world.
He worked with many leading companies, not only bicycle producers but also manufacturers of components and clothing.
Stefano provides his knowledge and passion to the companies he works alongside, and has acquired a unique skill set over the years: including sales, marketing, product development, purchasing, team management and general management.
He worked as sales manager for 3T, sales and marketing manager for Kona Bikes and MET Helmets, sales manager for Italy and products developer for Dainese, sales manager and racing manager for Marzocchi Suspensions.
He is one of the most experienced managers within the international mtb world, combined with a deep technical knowledge.