Co-director of the LL.M in International Business Law
Law degree (Padua) ; Ph.D in Comparative Law (Innsbruck); Ph.D in Private International Law (Bologna).
Professor of Comparative Law and Private International Law at the Lausanne University; Director of the Centre for Comparative, European and International Law; Vice-director of the Law School.
Visiting professor at the Graduate Institute of Geneva, at the University of Paris II-Panthéon-Assas and at the University of São Paulo (USP). Visiting Scholar at Fordham Law School (2015-2016) and Scholar-in-Residence at New York University (2016). Special Course at the Hague Academy of International Law (2007).
Co-editor of the Yearbook of Private International Law. Rapporteur of the Hague Protocole on the Law Applicable to Maintenance Obligations of 23 November 2007. Author and editor of several books and articles on private international law and comparative law topics.
Member of the European Group of Private International Law (GEDIP); Associate Member of the International Academy of Comparative Law; Member of the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution.
Languages: Italian (mother tongue), French, English, German, Spanish, Portuguese.