Volleyball libero who has gained fame for his play with Italy's senior national team, including as a silver medalist at the 2016 Summer Olympics. He was named the 2014 FIVB World League's best libero en route to Italy winning bronze.
He made his professional club volleyball debut in 2003. He first joined Latina Volley.
He finished as a silver medalist with Italy at the 2015 FIVB World Cup. He would later earn a bronze with the squad at the 2015 CEV European Championship.
He was originally born and raised in Formia, Lazio, Italy.
He and Matteo Piano have played as teammates for Italy's national men's volleyball team.