Andrea graduated in Law at Milan University and is responsible for the Alpine Convention's Infopoint in Domodossola and for the European Documentation Centre (EDC) for the province of Verbano Cusio Ossola and he is president of GAL LAGHI e MONTI (Local Action Group).
For almost 20 years, he has been working on implementing services related to training, research and culture. Managing various cultural and local development projects, he was speaker at e.g. conferences and training courses with respect to the specific projects. As a co-author, he contributed to some publications about designing, researches and management and to projects concerning mountain life and high lands. He is interested in all aspects of mountain's life especially culture, tourism, customs, sustainable energy.