Masters degree in Electronics engineering.
Background in aerospace electronics, and system design as well as semiconductor design and technical marketing.
Audiophile since childhood (10 yrs old).
Recording engineer for the San Jose (CA) Symphony
Recording engineer for NPR “Jazz Alive” series.
Recordist for Stanford University Jazz Band and Symphonic Winds.
Location recordist for more than 100 jazz groups and chamber groups.
Reviewer for Stereophile, TAS, The Audiophile Voice, and Audiophile Style (Under the Nom-de-plume “Sonis”).
Italian sports car enthusiast: Alfa Romeo, Maserati, Ferrari, Lancia and some Fiat models.