Business executive, talent scout and former model who has launched the career of models such as Mariacarla Boscono, Naomi Campbell and Leandra Medeiros Cerezo, amongst others. In 2017 he was named president of Elite Milano and European business coordinator, and in 2018, he became president of Women Model Management Worldwide, overseeing the Elite World's three international agencies.
He began modeling while he was undertaking a law degree. He ended up leaving university in order to pursue a modeling career full time.
He is a strong advocate for diversity in casting, and in 2011 led a charge against anorexia sites and promotion in fashion magazines.
He is married and has three step-children.