Piergiacomo is a crypto idealist, a true believer of the power of quality education and passionate about building strong communities. Piergiacomo holds a Bs in Economics from UCSC of Milan and a Master in Technology Management from UC Santa Barbara, where he was also the President of the Blockchain Club and won the 2020 edition of the New Venture Competition. Piergiacomo co-founded the Blockchain Acceleration Foundation, a 501c3 nonprofit dedicated to accelerating education, research and adoption of web3.
In his spare time enjoys playing horde on Gears of War, Rebirth Island on Call of Duty or 2vs2 on FIFA; when he wants to take a break from screens, he likes to play Everdell with friends. Piergiacomo is also a huge AC Milan fan and likes to play soccer, basketball and to practice Krav Maga.