Vicepresident of FacilityLive, the Italian startup that develops a platform for information management driven by a next generation search engine. Facilitylive is the first ever non-UK company admitted to the London Stock Exchange ELITE Programme, and the 1st startup in Italy for financing rounds 2013/2014. Previously Fabrizio served as a EU civil servant dealing with media convergence, broadband networks, innovation and investment in ICT, SMEs and startups, and smart cities. In particular his work at the Think Tank of the European Parliament places him among the inspirers of the Digital Single Market. Before as his last assignment at the European Commission he was member of the Ad-hoc Task Force managing the “CEO Roundtable on investment in broadband networks to sustain internet growth” reporting directly to VP Neelie Kroes. Fabrizio today continues to provide external expert advice to EU Institutions and on EU Funding. He is also co-founder of Digit@lians.eu, the professional network of Italians working in ICT.