An Italian-born, event operations professional who now calls Australia home, Alessandro started off as a winter sports specialist before expanding his expertise across a variety of sports, including cycling, beach volleyball and cricket. Even though these days he’s more familiar with the ocean than the mountains, he still retains a genuine passion for the outdoors and endurance sports in particular.
Over the years he has served in several media operations roles, from reporting with the Games News Service, to managing venue operations at Olympic Games and planning the Main Press Centre for the 2018 Commonwealth Games. It is even rumoured that he used to work in the dark arts of Accreditation… Most recently he was part of the ‘Lima Eight’ as venue media manager across four sports at the 2019 Panamerican Games. Glasgow 2018