Full professor of administrative law with the Law Faculty of the University of Turin (Italy). Director of the Master on Public Procurement for Sustainable Development jointly managed by his University and ITC-ILO Turin. Co-Director of the European Procurement Law Series, DJØF, Copenhagen. Member of both the research networks Public Contracts in Legal Globalization/Contrats Publics dans la Globalisation Juridique and PLAN – Procurement Law Academic Network. Member of the Dispute settlement board of the European Space Agency -ESA. Formation activities with ITC-ILO on Green Public Procurements (GPP). Pending accession of new EU Member States, member in a number of expert groups for EU-Phare Projects, including Approximation of Legislation in the Czech Republic, and EU-Obnova Project (in Croatia – Support to the Ministry of European Integration in the process of the approximation of law). Formation projects with ITC-ILO on public procurement rules involving participants from many countries, and missions abroad (including Saudi Arabia and Bangladesh).