Gian Luca Comandini
TECHNOLOGY HE IS WORKING ON: Decentralized Web, Decentralized Autonomous Organization, Blockchain, Fintech, Cryptocurrencies, Digital marketing
STRENGHTS: Effective Communication, Self-awareness, Leadership
ENTREPRENEUR | PROFESSOR | TECHNOLOGY POPULARIZER
He was born in 1990. He obtained his high school diploma and graduated from university with a degree in Economics.
In 2013 he was one of the first in Italy to invest in two little explored trends: blockchain and social media.
Today he is one of the main propagators of Italian technology. He co-founded the association in the Assobit category and the consultancy and development company Blockchain Core. He is the editor of Cointelegraph and director of the first training school in the sector, The Blockchain Management School.
He is a member of the government task force of experts chosen by the Ministry of Economic Development to outline the country’s blockchain strategy and Assolombarda’s Blockchain Steering Committee.
He is the founder and managing director of You & Web, one of most famous integrated communication companies in Italy, that specializes in viral strategies for which he looks after the communications of many public figures, television programmes and multinational companies.
He is a professor with chair in Blockchain at Guglielmo Marconi University, lecturer in the Course of Excellence at Macerata University and for years has held courses in the Web and Social Media Marketing at Rome’s La Sapienza University. He has been a speaker for TEDx meets and runs a radio programme on Technology and economy on Radio 2. He is one of the 30under30 most influential leaders of the future according to Forbes 2019 and Millionaire magazine listed him as one of the 15 young Italians who will change the country.
Since 2019 he has been a member of Mensa International, the association that brings together people with an IQ higher than 98% of the world’s population after having passed its admission test with an IQ higher than 133.