About me
During the past 22 years: travelled approx. 320’000 kilometers with pure electric cars like Honda EV-Plus, Peugeot 106, Citroen Saxo, Renault Clio, LAMPOs and Tesla Model S and Model 3.
Programmleiter “Elektro-Offensive” @ MOBILITY CarSharing
Freelance e-Mobility Consultant
10/2018 – 12/2019
Director of the new Mobility division @ Energie360° AG, Zürich
2018 – 2019
SIA2060 development of eMobility Standard for new buildings (Switzerland)
Installation of first SUN2WHEEL ( www.sun2wheel.ch ) plant: autarchic Garage producing more PV- Energy than what is used by the parked eCars, with „second-use“ Battery and regulated charging station.
Nominated “Automann des Jahres 2011” by Auto Illustrierte, the swiss leading car magazine.
2009 – 2011
Development and full demonstration (street and track) of 3 generations of 100% electric supercars: LAMPO (268 CV), LAMPO2 (408 CV) e LAMPO3 (570 CV e 900 Nm from 0 to 4’500 rpm).
1987 – 2018
Managing director and owner of Protoscar, since 2019 President ( www.protoscar.com ) based in Rovio and Riva San Vitale (Ticino) that at present employs 10 specialists and is active in the field of eMobility consultancy.
1994 – 2001
Director (part-time) of the large market introduction program for electric vehicles in Mendrisio (VEL-1: a P&D project initiated by the Swiss Confederation, with the object of introducing 400 electric vehicles in a municipality of 10’000 inhabitants).
Change of Protoscar into a joint stock company, particularly focusing on the development of „CleanCars“.
Incorporation of Protoscar, dealing in design & engineering (and „obviously“ specialized in vehicles which are not conventionally powered).
1986 – 1990
Founding member of “TTVS-TeamTicinoVeicoloSolare”. Development of half a dozen racing cars with E-drive and bodywork in lightweight composite material. Participation at several e-races (including several Tour de Sol)