Noticeable Alumni

Arturo Petrozza

1st ASP Cycle – Engineering

Arturo Petrozza is General Manager Southern New England and Metro New York at PepsiCo. Formerly, he has been Associate Partner at McKinsey after getting an MBA from the Columbia University in 2011.

Anna Lottersberger

2nd ASP Cycle – Design

Anna Lottersberger is Founder at LAND Education. She holds a Ph.D. in Design from Politecnico di Milano on Design Driven Innovation strategies in the textile industry, a M.A. in Fashion Design and a B.A. in Industrial Design. In 2019 she founded LAND Education, a diffuse education organism that builds immersive learning programs for visionary enterprises and individuals to explore the most preferable futures and imagine products, services, systems and strategies through a speculative design approach.

Matteo Lai

2nd ASP Cycle – Architecture

Matteo Lai is CEO and Founder at Empatica. He trained as an architect and engineer with a Double MSc in Architecture and a Master in Innovation Management. In 2011 he co-founded Empatica, an AI and medical devices company based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Milan, Italy.

Matteo Bonardello

3rd ASP Cycle – Engineering

Matteo Bonardello is Director CDW at Culligan. He holds a MBA from Collège des Ingénieurs and a Double Master degree in Mechanical Engineering from Politecnico di Torino and University of Illinois at Chicago. Before joining Culligan in 2020, he has gained 10+ years of experience in the industry by working at AirLiquide, Techint, and Schindler.

Laura Mainini

3rd ASP Cycle – Engineering

Laura Mainini is Staff Research Scientist United Technologies Research Center, Research Affiliate at MIT and Adjunct Professor at Politecnico di Torino. Her scientific research career brings together international academic, industrial, and government projects in Europe, the United States, and Singapore. Her research interests include multifidelity modeling, model reduction, dynamic data-driven methods, and physics-based machine learning for multidisciplinary design and condition monitoring of aerospace systems and vehicles.

Ivo Boniolo

3rd ASP Cycle – Engineering

Ivo Boniolo is COO at e-Novia, which he co-founded in 2012. E-Novia is only one of the startups he co-founded after obtaining his PhD in Automation Engineering at Politecnico di Milano in 2009.

Marco Rubino

3rd ASP Cycle – Engineering

Marco Rubino is Vice President Sales at Bosch, where he has been working since 2009 after graduating in Automotive Engineering at Politecnico di Torino. He also holds an MBA from ESMT Berlin.

Giusy Cannone

4th ASP Cycle – Engineering

Giusy Cannone is CEO at Fashion Technology Accelerator and Member of the Board of Advisors of the Politecnico di Milano School of Design. Giusy has 10+ years experience in the investment and startups area. In the last 4 years she has been active in the Fashion and Luxury industry, investing in several digital startups across different countries.

Erika Vaniglia

5th ASP Cycle – Engineering

Erika Vaniglia is Mechanical Engineer with an MBA and 7 years of experience in R&D and Operations (Maintenance Engineering) at Pirelli. After a period as Innovation Manager at Gellify, she is now Digital Transformation consultant at Porsche

Laura Varvello

6th ASP Cycle – Architecture

Laura Varvello (6th cycle) is Marketing Director Western Europe at L’Oréal. She holds a MSc in Architecture from Politecnico di Milano and since 2012 she has worked at L’Oréal gaining a solid experience in developing and implementing successful marketing strategies in the industry.

Isabella Bertoli

6th ASP Cycle – Engineering

Isabella Bertoli, MBA (6th cycle) is Manager Digital Factory at Eni. She graduated in 2011 at Politecnico di Milano with a MSc in Nuclear Engineering, and since then she gained extensive experience in the energy industry by working at GE Energy, EDF, E.ON, and Eni.

Silvia Nelba

10th ASP Cycle – Engineering

Silvia Nelba, MBA (10th cycle) is Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company, where she has also been Associate after getting her MBA from INSEAD.